Eoin Morgan and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain help launch ‘Roar! for Diversity’
England’s World Cup-winning captain Eoin Morgan has really helped to launch a new primary school initiative that will help children celebrate diversity.
Morgan was joined by England footballer Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain at Lawrence Community Primary School in Liverpool to support’Roar! For instance’, a curriculum-linked PSHE rivalry and resource for 7-11-year olds.
Available to download free of the Premier League Main Stars site (PLPrimaryStars.com) and the England and Wales Cricket Board’s spouse Chance to Shine (Chancetoshine.org), the Key Stage 2 source will make it possible for teachers to discuss with their course how diversity in a team will help to make it stronger.
Students may win match tickets or a school trip from the Premier League or even Cricket World Cup trophies and can make an advert celebrating diversity that could be entered into a competition.
The ‘Roar! For instance’ pack includes lesson plans and video tools featuring contributions from Sophia Dunkley England cricketers Adil Rashid along with Premier League match official Sian Massey-Ellis.
Morgan stated:”You just have to check out our World Cup-winning side from this summer to comprehend the strength that diversity brings to a group.
“We are a team from a variety of different backgrounds and cultures. By working together, encouraging each other and appreciating everyone’s differences and abilities, we’re definitely stronger together.”
Oxlade-Chamberlain added:”The successful teams bring together players with individual abilities and qualities to be able to attain success as a group. The Liverpool dressing room is home to gamers from over 20 nations. Everyone brings something different to this atmosphere onto and off the pitch!”
“The Premier League is right for everybody. Using game to inspire a generation of young fans to observe diversity is something I’m proud to be encouraging.”
Teachers can find info on how best to take part in the Roar! For Diversity contest at PLPrimaryStars.com and Chancetoshine.org.