Show Racism the Red Card

On Tuesday we were invited to take our Year 5s to the Vitality stadium to engage in a Premier League education program – ‘Show Racism the Red Card’.  This work ties in strongly with our PSHE curriculum and also with the fundamental British Values.

The children heard a talk from Shona who discussed what Racism is and why it is OK to notice difference but not OK to treat people unequally because of it.  We then watched a video with many famous footballers describing their experiences or sharing advice, before having the opportunity to put questions to a panel including Bournemouth first team player Dan Gosling!  Everyone was able to have a signed photo and was given a goodie bag to take away with more information.

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