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Odd Socks - A Story About Difference and Diversity

Overall rating 3 out of 53.5 (19 ratings)

Last updated 22 July 2014, created 07 June 2011, viewed 22,894

Odd Socks is a colourful story with pictures and text. It uses the metaphor of ‘odd socks’ to deal with cultural differences, intellectual differences, and physical differences. It was originally written to help the siblings of children with disabilities - however, the metaphor of ‘odd sock More…s’ is broad enough to encompass a whole range of issues relating to diversity. Due to popular demand, this resource is now also avaliable as a powerpoint. It is the download labelled "oddsockspdf".

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A great idea making diversity more more understandable

from defa, 22 July 2014
(report comment) 4 out of 5

A really nice idea, and a lovely story! Thank you

from MrBenn100, 20 July 2014
(report comment) 5 out of 5

What a lovely message

from marybristow, 25 May 2014
(report comment) 3 out of 5

love it thank you sure it will be used

from Haystead, 15 May 2014
(report comment) 4 out of 5

I am looking for a assembly on differences and as a teacher I need a opinion on the story.

from Lilytaylor, 21 February 2014
(report comment) 2 out of 5
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