3. Boxing or Ballet?

From what we do in our spare time, to what we choose to listen to and watch, this lesson takes a look at the nature v. nurture arguments which surround gender.

Cost

Free

Module

Gender Stereotypes

Type

Lesson Plan, PowerPoint, Teaching Guide

Best for

14-18

Included

PPT, PDF

Preview & Details

Our research has found that 40% of people who’ve been bullied in the last year have been bullied due to attitudes towards their interests and hobbies. We believe that the best way to begin to counter these attitudes is to ask young people to consider why we expect different genders to conform to different behaviours and what the consequences of this can be.