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Workshop 8: The Call for Peace

Workshop 8: The Call for Peace
Workshop 8: The Call for Peace

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  • Peace begins with yourself, with the way you treat your family, your friends, your communities, your country - but it does not stop there...
  • Activity Minutes Opening 5 Activity 1: Are You Listening? 15 Activity 2: Story — The Colombian Children's Peace Movement 15 Activity 3:...
  • There are many ways to approach the topic of peace. There is personal peace and the peace that reigns when everyone in a community works to...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice, candle, lighter or LED/battery-operated candle Newsprint, markers and tape Preparation for Activity Write...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 1, Listening Instructions Newsprint and markers Preparation for Activity Leader Resource 1,...
  • Materials for Activity Copy of the story " The Colombian Children's Peace Movement " Preparation for Activity Read the story until you are...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 2, Bias Cards Leader Resource 3, Scenarios Preparation for Activity Decide if the group is small...
  • Materials for Activity Copies of Taking It Home for all participants Description of Activity Invite youth to stand in a circle and say one...
  • Were you able to model inner peace during the workshop? Did the workshop help youth grapple with the idea that peace is not an absence of...
  • Materials for Activity Bulletin board or other method of display Tacks, tape or other means of attaching material Examples of peace...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 1, Oppression Continuum , or projected Justicemakers Guide, from Workshop 5 Handout 2, Ally Action 4 The...
  • Materials for Activity Peaceful music, if desired, and audio player Preparation for Activity If you are using music, cue the music and test...
  • Materials for Activity Newsprint, markers and tape Write the sixth Principle on newsprint if it is not posted Description of Activity Youth...
  • Peace begins with yourself, with the way you treat your family, your friends, your communities, your country—but it does not stop there...
  • Based on information from People Building Peace, Peace News, My Hero, and Sara Cameron's website. Adults are usually regarded as the...
  • I want to be an ally to _____________________________________________. Phase 5: Date What action do you want to take? What resources or...
  • 1. Make eye contact about once every 5 seconds and whistle the entire time. 2. Make eye contact about once every 5 seconds and then yawn. 3...
  • Herd of Sheep Bias — When we do not think critically about our choices and our beliefs. We choose and believe based on the choices and...
  • Scenario 1: My sister drives me crazy. She just goes along with whatever her friends say. Scenario 2: My history teacher told me that I...
  • Peace Principles of Being a Peacebuilder can be found at You Can . Thich Nhat Hahn, a Buddhist priest, has written a bestselling book,...

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