This set of three short lesson plans for K-2 will help young children learn the difference between equity (fairness) and equality (even distribution). These plans might serve as a conversation starter with Early Childhood Education (ECE) teacher prep classes both about fairness and about how teachers might introduce the topic in ECE classrooms.
K-5 Card Deck Activity: Civility
By: Principled Innovation® (PI)
Is civility a sham?
By: TED, Teresa Bejan
Teaching equity vs equality in K-2 classrooms
By: Teachers Network
Tackling wicked problems through deliberative engagement
By: Center for Public Deliberation at Colorado State University
Solving the achievement gap through equity, not equality
By: Lindsey Ott, TEDx