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Wikipedia Timeline of LGBT History

www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline_of_LGBT_history This is a timeline of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) related history, starting from around the 10th millennium BC to present day.Contains dates many homophobic laws were made/repealed in various countries. From Key Stage 4 for students to navigate. Bits can be selected for use at lower key stages. Some use for all [...]

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KS5: Music – ‘The Trouser Role’

‘The trouser role’ or ‘Breeches role’ is a role in which an actress appears in male clothing (breeches being tight-fitting knee-length pants, the standard male garment in the classical era when breeches roles were introduced). In opera it can also refer to any male character that is sung and acted by a female singer. Most [...]

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Gender Variance Lesson Plan

Lesson Title: Gender Variance Age: KS5 (Could be adapted for KS4) Subject: History, Citizenship Overview: “The objective of this lesson plan is to teach students about the diversity of human sex and gender– both in terms of physically observable variations outside of a simple “Male – Female” model, and in terms of the many ways [...]

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12+ Lessons on Homophobia/Gender Stereotypes

Lesson Focus: Over 12 lesson plans on homophobia and gender stereotypes. Subject: Suitable for PSHE and Citizenship work Key Stage:2/3 Lesson Planet: Search Engine for Teachers. Lesson plans here URL: http://www.lessonplanet.com/search?keywords=homophobia&type_id%5b%5d=1 Country of origin: America Misc: You can access the lesson plans only if you sign up. The site is free for 10 days.

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Article: Parents Keep Baby’s Sex Secret

Article from The Bilerico Project: writer Jake Weinraub “A Toronto couple has decided not to announce the sex assignment of their baby, Storm, in an effort to give their child the freedom to choose what they want to be on their own. As Storm’s father David Stocker told Yahoo News, “if you really want to [...]

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