Tackling Islamophobia Resource

Read and download Tackling Islamophobia: A Children’s Rights Resource for Secondary Schools in Wales.

The resource

The resource consists of three lesson plans, designed for secondary schools, to help increase awareness of Islamophobia, tackle common myths and misconceptions about Islam, and present the real life experiences of young Muslims in Wales.

It includes four videos to use in the classroom:


This video presents the experiences of some young Muslims in Wales, including direct racist abuse and the effect this can have on families.

Meaning of Islam

In this video, young Muslims in Wales discuss what Islam means to them. For many, it is summed up in one word: peace.

Media portrayal

How can the media shape our views? Young Muslims in Wales share their concerns about Islam is sometimes portrayed in the media.


What do we all have in common? Can our commonalities bring us closer together?