Human Rights

  • Grade 5
  • How We Organize Ourselves
Human Rights

Central Idea: The structure and function of organisations can promote or deny equality and justice.

Key concepts: Function, Perspective, Responsibility

Related concepts: rights, justice, equality

Lines of Inquiry:

  • The UN convention on the rights on the child
  • How governments and Non Government Organisations promote or deny human rights
  • Ways people and organisations can advocate for equality and justice

PYP Subject Focus:

  • Social Studies PSPE Religion Language

Approaches to learning:

  • Thinking Skills
  • Communication Skills

Learner Profile:

  • Globally Minded
  • Leaders
  • Caring



  • equality
  • justice
  • rights