Elizabeth Laird's "The Garbage King" Through a Children's Rights Lens
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Human rights, Legal literacy, Social justice
Curriculum – general, Curriculum – K-12, Journal article, Lesson plan

Description
This is an integrated learning resource that uses the novel, “The Garbage King” by Elizabeth Laird as a starting point to help students become aware of the concept of human and children’s rights and to provide an inspiration for students to become engaged in social action to have a positive influence on children’s rights. (2018 update reflects the new BC Curriculum)

 

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