Related Topics: United Nations’ Day, Malala Yousafzai, Racism, Tolerance, Martin Luther King Jr.

Background

What are Human Rights Disregarding the origin of this .pdf-booklet, it does present the 30 human rights truly and clearly.

I Love You, America, But This List Should NOT Make You Uncomfortable

I Love You, America, But This List Should NOT Make You Uncomfortablehttps://www.upworthy.com/i-love-you-america-but-this-list-should-not-make-you-uncomfortable-6?c=ufb3A lot of people don’t know this document exists. Apparently, a lot of countries forgot, too.

 

WHAT ARE HUMAN RIGHTS? Video - Human Rights Definition : Youth For Human Rights Video

WHAT ARE HUMAN RIGHTS? Video – Human Rights Definition : Youth For Human Rights Videohttp://www.youthforhumanrights.org/what-are-human-rights.htmlWhile some dictionaries define the word right as “a privilege,” when used in the context of “human rights,” we are talking about something more basic. on a poster  on paper the 30 articles on human rights

 

Human Rights Day 10 December : Background

Human Rights Day 10 December : Backgroundhttp://www.un.org/en/events/humanrightsday/Human Rights Day is observed every year on 10 December. It commemorates the day on which, in 1948, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human…

Warm-up

Human Rights Song - UNITED (Video in HD) - YouTube

Human Rights Song – UNITED (Video in HD) – YouTubehttp://bit.ly/UnitedSongHDWatch UNITED music video – a human rights song promoting tolerance and peace to young people the world over.

Vocabulary

ESL Civil Rights Vocabulary Flashcards | Quizlethttp://quizlet.com/20706329/esl-civil-rights-vocabulary-flash-cards/
40 terms of civil rights vocabulary and several ways to practise.

 

Lesson Plans

ESL Holiday Lessons.com: Human Rights Dayhttp://www.eslholidaylessons.com/12/human_rights_day.htmlA listening / Reading comprehension text with vocabulary activities

 

Human Rights | Film English

Human Rights | Film Englishhttp://film-english.com/2011/10/28/human-rights/This EFL lesson is based on an award-winning spot for Amnesty International by Carlos Lascano,  and the themes of human rights and street art.

 

What are the universal human rights? - Benedetta Berti | TED-Ed

What are the universal human rights? – Benedetta Berti | TED-Ed (4:47) http://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-are-the-universal-human-rights-benedetta-berti?utm_source=TED-EdThe basic idea of human rights is that each one of us, no matter who we are or where we are born, is entitled to the same basic rights and freedoms.
A TEDEd Lesson with questions and discussion

Speaking

ESL Discussions: Conversation Questions: Speaking Lesson: Human Rights

ESL Discussions: Conversation Questions: Speaking Lesson: Human Rightshttp://www.esldiscussions.com/h/human_rights.htmlmeant for pair discussion but can be used in a general discussion or in groups.

 

English Conversation – Human Rights « English with Jo

English Conversation – Human Rights « English with Johttp://www.englishwithjo.com/english-conversation-human-rights/This is the preparation material for an English conversation lesson about human rights.

 

Reading

Martin Luther King and the Montgomery Story A Comic Book about Rosa Parks and MLK to download or read on the screen. The DCM asks users to register and log in before downloading comic files. It’s free.

United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights Summary: Youth For Human Rights Video

United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights Summary: Youth For Human Rights Videohttp://www.youthforhumanrights.org/what-are-human-rights/universal-declaration-of-human-rights/articles-1-15.htmlSimplified Version This simplified version of the 30 Articles of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights has been created especially for young people.

 

Child Laborers. In America. In 2014. | Human Rights Watch

Child Laborers. In America. In 2014. | Human Rights Watchhttp://www.hrw.org/news/2014/09/17/child-laborers-america-2014The Obama administration has made kerbing nicotine use by kids a public health priority, with efforts including mass media campaigns to reduce teen smoking and a proposed ban on…

 

Listening

ESLvideo.com :: The History of Human Rights (10608)

ESLvideo.com :: The History of Human Rights (10608) (10 min)http://www.eslvideo.com/esl_video_quiz_high_intermediate.php?id=10608This video is about the history of Human Rights. Through this brief history, students will practice listening and comprehension skills.

Human Rights: Listen A Minute.com: English Listening Lesson

Human Rights: Listen A Minute.com: English Listening Lessonhttp://www.listenaminute.com/h/human_rights.htmlA personal view on the importance of Human Rights. Printable version here

 

BBC Learning English | Talk about English - Insight plus

BBC Learning English | Talk about English – Insight plushttp://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/webcast/tae_insight_archive.shtmlPart 2 Human Rights. Listen here. Download the script here.

 

Viewing

Human rights: what could be more British than that? - YouTube

Human rights: what could be more British than that? – YouTube (2:05) https://youtu.be/6P-0I4Gb-8AThe surprising story of how a British Conservative politician played a key role in creating the European Convention on Human Rights.

 

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights - YouTube

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights – YouTube (4:31) https://youtu.be/hTlrSYbCbHEShown on a text video Created by Seth Brau Produced by Amy Poncher Music by Rumspringa courtesy Cantora Records

 

Malala Yousafzai addresses United Nations Youth Assembly - YouTube

Malala Yousafzai addresses United Nations Youth Assembly – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/3rNhZu3ttIUUnited Nations, New York, 12 July 2013 – Education activist Malala Yousafzai marks her 16th birthday, on Friday, 12 July 2013 at the United Nations …

 

Pakistani Malala Yousafzai receives Sakharov human rights award - YouTube

Pakistani Malala Yousafzai receives Sakharov human rights award – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/0_EArB4OPZYPakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai received the 2013 Sakharov prize in a ceremony in Strasbourg on Wednesday, joining former winners such as Nelson Mandela …

 

Writing

Natalie Goldberg: How to Flourish in Your Writing / Creativity-Portal.com

Natalie Goldberg: How to Flourish in Your Writing / Creativity-Portal.comhttp://www.creativity-portal.com/articles/natalie-goldberg/flourish-in-your-writing.htmlAn excellent way to feel fully free and really flourish in your writing is to develop a sweetheart inside you that encourages you.

 

More Materials

Human Rights Education - Activities

Human Rights Education – Activitieshttp://www1.umn.edu/humanrts/edumat/activities.shtmStart planning a project with our class with these materials.

 

Final Words

Universal Declaration of Human Rights by Jordan Lewin on Flickr
Universal Declaration of Human Rights by Jordan Lewin on Flickr

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