We learned that peace begins with each one of us sharing acts of kindness with our friends, our family and the world. We also learned that peace spreads when we focus on all the things we have in common: our joys and our sorrows, and our hopes and dreams for a bright future. This is the big idea in a book by Mem Fox called Whoever You Are.
Watch this video below. This is a digital story that has the same message: peace spreads when we focus on the things we have in common. All around the world people share the same joy of music, dance, laughter and love. It is very creative way to share this message. Nice “green hat thinking” Mr. Harding! (video creator). Let’s look closely at how we are the same and not so different.
Add to the Padlet below. Click on on the + sign and share one of the countries in the world you recognize. Peace starts when we need to get to know each other better one step at a time! Let’s see how many countries we can name.