RRS Classroom and School Resources

Use these teaching resources to supplement the Rights Respecting Schools initiative.

CHILDREN’S RIGHTS TEACHING RESOURCES
Use these engaging resources to teach your students about children’s rights and the Convention on the Rights of the Child.

CHILDREN’S RIGHTS AND SOCIAL JUSTICE BOOK LIST
Use stories to bring the world into your classroom. Explore this annotated list of children’s books on various children’s rights and social justice related topics.

CLASSROOM CHARTERS
Creating a classroom charter using a democratic process helps build community and provides a meaningful opportunity for students to participate. Use this guide to work through the process of creating a classroom charter.

CREATING A RIGHTS RESPECTING CLASSROOM
This educational guide was created to support educators working with the Rights Respecting Schools initiative in their classrooms and at their school. Engaging classroom activities, school assemblies, assessment tools and action planning resources help educators implement rights respecting education.

ENERGIZERS
Use these fun and energizing activities to teach children about their rights. These activities are suitable for grades kindergarten to grade 8.

RESTORATIVE CONFLICT RESOLUTION
This guide explore restorative practices for dealing with conflicts in schools. Use the tools in this guide to introduce restorative practices to your staff and students.

STUDENT COUNCILS IN ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS
This guide explores the functions of democratically-elected student councils in elementary schools. Use this guide to set up a student council at your school.

STUDENT PARTICIPATION ASSESSMENTS
Use this guide to create meaningful opportunities for students to share opinions, give ideas, and participate in their learning, evaluation and school life.