PBS Learning Media. “A Refugee's Story (Lesson Plan) Global Oneness Project.”

Students watch a 19-minute documentary that tells the story of Mohammed Alsaleh, a young Syrian refugee granted asylum in Canada in 2014, who now counsels newly arrived refugees. In this lesson, students explore through classroom discussions the themes of cultural displacement, human rights, and resilience. Reflective writing prompts are included for students to demonstrate their understanding of the story. Designed for Massachusetts Curriculum Standards. Grades 9 – 12