Session 13: Images Of Injustice

Session 13: Images Of Injustice
Session 13: Images Of Injustice

In This Section

  • The world of the powerful and that of the powerless... are never divided by a sharp line: everyone has a small part of himself in both. —...
  • Activity Minutes Opening 5 Activity 1: Meet Oliver Twist 10 Activity 2: Story — Charles Dickens 5 Activity 3: Victorian Parlor Games 10...
  • Find a place where you can be quiet with your thoughts. Make yourself comfortable; light a candle to mark the time as different from your...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice or LED/battery-operated candle Large, round mirror to hold the chalice Reflective materials, such as beads...
  • Materials for Activity A copy, preferably illustrated, of Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens Optional: Additional books by Charles Dickens,...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of the story " Charles Dickens " A bell, chime, rain stick or other musical noisemaker Preparation for...
  • Materials for Activity For Lookabout: A small object For Charades: Scrap paper and pencils for all participants, two baskets or bowls, a...
  • Materials for Activity A variety of current newspapers, news magazines and lifestyle magazines Pads of sticky notes, one for each small...
  • Preparation for Activity Collect illustrated magazines for participants to cut up. If needed, purchase stickers with images children may...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers and tape Taking It Home handout Optional: A copy of Session 1, Leader Resource 2, Namaste...
  • Reflect on and discuss with your co-leader(s): How did the timing go today? What might we do to make it work better? What worked well? What...
  • Materials for Activity Optional: A book or film version of A Christmas Carol Newsprint, markers and tape Preparation for Activity Find out...
  • Materials for Activity Paper and pencils for small groups to use Optional: Simple props suggesting Victorian-era wealth or poverty, such as...
  • Materials for Activity DVD or videotape of a film based on a Charles Dickens story, and appropriate equipment Preparation for Activity...
  • The world of the powerful and that of the powerless... are never divided by a sharp line: everyone has a small part of himself in both. —...
  • Charles Dickens was born in England in 1812, about 200 years ago. He first earned a living as an assistant in a lawyer's office, then as a...
  • The full text of Charles Dickens's 1838 novel, Oliver Twist, can be obtained online at The Literature Network 's website. The novel is...
  • Charles Dickens A friend and ally of his era's Unitarian thinkers both in England and the U.S. (for example, William Ellery Channing and...

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