Child Rights (CRC)

The units, lesson plans, videos, multimedia, and stories in this collection of teacher resources are intended to raise students' awareness of child and family rights, specifically looking at the international treaty, the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC).

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This Activity Sheet provides an overview of the Convention on the Rights...
  • 9-12
  • 6-8
The lesson plans in this unit are intended to raise students'...
  • 6-8
On November 20, 2009, the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the...
  • PK-2
This teacher's guide is designed to accompany the "Color it...
  • PK-2
  • 6-8
  • 9-12
  • 6-8
  • 9-12
This U.S. Fund for UNICEF Youth Report introduces high school students to...
  • 9-12
Read about the story of Ali, and how he is confronted by the issue of...
  • 6-8
This case study allows students to read about Ali and how he is confronted...
  • 9-12
View a timeline portraying how the subject of Child Rights has evolved and...
  • 9-12
  • 6-8
The Convention on the Rights of the Child sets the standards for the care...
  • 9-12
  • 6-8
The following text is an unofficial summary of the Convention on the...
  • 9-12
  • 6-8
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Hear one girl's story as she advocates for the end of female genital m...
  • 9-12
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Learn about Ali, a young boy from Jordan who works to support his family.
  • 9-12
  • 6-8
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This short animation video, featured in the Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF PK-2...
  • PK-2
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Birth registration remains a critical hurdle in many countries, preventing...
  • 9-12
  • 6-8
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Watch a video about Augustin, a 13 year-old Bolivian who worked for two yea...
  • 9-12
  • 6-8
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This video, which contains some mature content, explains how child soldiers...
  • 9-12
Listen to the story of Arcy Niño Ortonio, a nineteen-year-old from the...
  • 9-12
  • 6-8
Voices of Youth and UNICEF Radio Digital Diarist Chinyanta Chimba reports...
  • 6-8
  • 9-12
Digital Diarist Tsholofelo Selufaro, 19, speaks about the issue of child...
  • 9-12
  • 6-8
UNICEF podcast moderator Femi Oke talks to Ms Elina Lehtomaki, Researcher...
  • 9-12
UNICEF examines how children are able to access education, twenty years...
  • 9-12
  • 6-8
PODCAST: Listen to a podcast that describes how armed groups in Somalia...
  • 9-12