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“A Class Divided” Name: Kailey Mahan Prejudice on display in the classroom – 50 points Needed: Video – Topic:One day in 1968, Jane Elliott, a teacher in a small, all-white Iowa town, divided her third-grade class into blue-eyed and brown-eyed groups and gave them a daring lesson in discrimination. This is the story of that lesson, its lasting impact on the children, and its enduring power thirty years later.Procedure:1.Watch video 2.Identify each of the concepts listed below as material we have already covered in class and our text. 3.Complete the questions after the chart.4.Come to class ready to discuss the concepts and the video.Stereotypes: Define in your own words (2 pts) Discuss 2 specific examples of discrimination from the video, clearly demonstrating how they were examples of discrimination. (2 pts) When she was doing the same experiment with adults, she said that the entire group was waiting on one person to start taking notes, but she only singled him out because he had brown eyes.Self-fulfilling prophecy: Define in your own words (2 pts)
Discuss how the “card pack” activity demonstrated the self-fulfilling prophecy. (Discuss does not mean tell me in one sentence. Explain what happened over the course of two days, and relate it to the concept of self-fulfilling prophecy.) (3 pts)

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