Taking your kids to a museum with a focus on social justice, tolerance, or civil rights is a great way to provide historical context for your conversation. Museum websites often offer activities, lessons, or worksheets to prepare kids for their visit, so check them out beforehand.
A few suggestions around the country:
- The Museum of Tolerance, locations in New York and Los Angeles
- Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, Birmingham, AL
- National Civil Rights Museum, Memphis, TN
- Tenement Museum, New York