Creating an opportunity for people to ask the questions they’re afraid to ask — with less risk.
Large Group Activities
A handout (and handy activity) for demystifying coming out as well as some easy do and don’ts when it comes to supporting someone’s coming out process.
Necessary supplies Participant handout sheet One piece of scrap paper (optional) Pens/pencils Goals & objectives To provide an opportunity for participants to empathetically connect and reflect on the experience of having (or not having) privilege To acknowledge and investigate privilege. Most commonly people see this as heterosexual privilege but this can be used to explore… Read more »
This activity focuses in on the essential vocabulary and LGBTQ terminology relating to gender and sexuality.
The opportunity to ask questions anonymously is key to creating an open discussion and eliciting the topics that participants are most interested in.
An activity to get to know common (and some less common) LGBTQ related vocabulary!
This activity focuses on what are our salient identities in particular circumstances. How do our different identities intersect, interact, and affect our daily lives.
An activity to examine gender based privilege, cultural bias, and feelings of transphobia.