Sikhism in America

WEB LESSON This lesson, adapted from a CRF lesson religious liberty rights of Sikh students, describes basic Sikh beliefs and then features student discussion of constitutional issues related to those beliefs as they might effect public school policy. MS - HS

Sikh - Sacred and Ceremonial Objects

WEB ARTICLE & DISCUSSION QUESTIONS This article with discussion questions describes the sacred objects and how they are important to Sikhs. Discussion questions guide students in how other religions also use sacred items that have similar roles in those religions. Students complete a worksheet. MS

The Boy with Long Hair - Teachers Resource Guide

WEB LESSON "The Boy With Long Hair" will help young children develop empathy and understanding for the feelings of others. This is not a story of one boy from one culture. This story has a universal theme for children from all cultures. This book has been included in the HSS Framework by the California Department of Education to be used by Grade 2 teachers. The activities in this guide will support the effective use of the book with elementary and middle school students.