Resources for Grade 11 Social Sciences & Humanities:
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Introduction to Anthropology, Psychology & Sociology
Philosophy: The Big Questions
Gender Equity Education – Gender is a Social Construct
This video says “gender” is an artificial construct, and “the family” leads to a “poisoned environment” that could lead to gender stereotyping.
Eva Mendes and Amie Kandeh of the International Rescue Committee discuss gender-based violence.
Structures of Identities in Society
Throughout the world individuals made up of different cultures, races, genders, sexuality, and social class come together to create communities, families, and livelihoods.
Social Media: Online Activism
Using social media to become activists. Learn about social activism and how to address situations that involve discrimination, harassment, and denial of rights.
BBC – Design Rules – 1 of 6 – Space And Planning
BBC – Design Rules – 2 of 6 – Colour
BBC – Design Rules – 3 of 6 – Lighting
BBC – Design Rules – 4 of 6 – Pattern And Texture
BBC – Design Rules – 5 of 6 – Interior Planning
BBC – Design Rules – 6 of 6 – Personality
Interpersonal Relationship Advice : Maintaining Healthy Friendships
Maintaining healthy friendships is based on knowing and setting healthy boundaries for the friendship.
Interpersonal Relationship Advice : How to Avoid Repetitive Stress
Avoiding repetitive stress takes recognizing the sources of stress and might involve seeking therapy to work out questions.
Interpersonal Relationship Advice : How to Give Respect
Giving respect begins with a healthy amount of self-respect and comes from finding value of true worth in another.
Early Childhood Education
Investigate and evaluate current research about early childhood education.
Raising Healthy Kids
An emotive exposé of the serious difficulties facing our children’s health today and an opportunity to help solve those issues.
Thinking Like a Sociologist: Ideal Types and Sociological Perspectives
Conceptual art and homey illustrations are used to explain ideal types and sociological perspectives.
What is Physical Anthropology?
This is a short move made by Anthropology students at ISM. The movie is an introduction to Physical Anthropology.
Introduction to Psychology
An introduction to psychology as a ‘soft’ or ‘inexact’ science, like sociology and anthropology.
Introduction to Sociology – Collective Behaviour
A sample from the Unit on Organization of Social Movements in “Introduction to Sociology”.
A Meaningful Life: Philosophy Project
The definition of a ‘meaningful life’ from students, each of its own perspective.
The Life of Buddha, BBC Documentary
The history of Buddhism is the story of one man’s spiritual journey to Enlightenment, and of the teachings and ways of living that developed from it.
Religions of the World: Hinduism (1998 Film)
Through interviews with experts, examination of artifacts, and dramatic reenactments, the major facets of these faiths are brought to light.
How Christianity Spread Throughout The Roman Empire
Documentary on the spread of Christianity through the Roman Empire.
Islam – Empire of Faith: Documentary
A documentary on the religion Islam, and how it is an empire of faith.
Judaism: Inside the Torah – National Geographic
Judaism: Inside the Torah: Kings of Israel – The Story of King David and the Jewish (Israelite) people.
Religion – Taoism
This is a very brief overview of Taoism, and some comparison of Taoism with Confucianism.
Religion – Confucianism
This is a brief lesson on the religion/ethic of Confucianism.
The World: A Television History – The World Religions 600 BC – AD 500 (1983)
“The great world religions of Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Zoroastrianism, and Taoism all developed in Asia within a thousand years.”