Is it ever ok to have preconceptions?

This week we looked at the big idea of preconceptions and judgements.

We discussed the first words that came into our heads when we thought of Africa some included: Savannah, elephants, poverty, hot, dry and many more! However when we looked at the facts we discovered that Africa was not at all like our preconceptions.

This got us thinking is it ever ok to have preconceptions?

Our main points included:

  • Sometimes positive preconceptions can help you make friends
  • It’s unfair to judge somewhere or someone before you learn
  • Judgements can hurt peoples feelings

This fortnights sentence starter:

  • Despite this…
  • Although…

What do you think? Leave us a comment!

4 thoughts on “Is it ever ok to have preconceptions?

  1. Nuha in mexico yr4

    I think its not OK because it can hert someones feelings by judging them

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