The Rick Hansen Foundation School Program provides free, bilingual lesson plans to help start meaningful conversations about disability with students and inspire the next generation of difference makers. With schools closed across the country, we’ve been adapting our lessons into short, accessible activities for youth in kindergarten to grade 12. Explore and download these resources below and sign up to receive new weekly activities right to your inbox.
Little Big Lessons for Every Grade
We believe in the importance of teaching youth about diversity, inclusion and being difference makers – we hope you do too! Check out these age appropriate bite-sized lessons on the big ideas of accessibility, inclusion, and disability awareness. New lessons will be added each week!
Retrace Rick’s World Tour with the Geo History Map
Join Rick Hansen on his historic journey around the world with this online mapping platform. Geo History Map activities are designed to make learning easy and fun, with geography, math, and weather quizzes based on the epic Man In Motion World Tour.
Are You an Educator?
Discover our free, bilingual lesson plans that are aligned to provincial curriculum. Designed for the classroom, these lessons teach youth aged K-12 about access, inclusion and making a difference. Make your school and classroom a more inclusive space!