Author: Graveney School

Final Piece

Final Piece

Why do we class dresses as girl’s clothes and football boots as boy’s shoes? We can wear what we want! At a school in Dover, boys have protested against the school uniform code by wearing skirts. At a school in London, boys can wear skirts and dresses. Girls aren’t seen […]

The Glass Ceiling

The Glass Ceiling

Trapped He is high above me Evolving to have wings takes a long time Grabbing my half Layering it up As I try to reach the sky Soaring Snapping sounds make me ponder Cracked on the floor Eminent drop I wait Longing to feel the surface I think No daydreaming […]

Caged

Caged

Trapped, As life goes down, Gender inequality has taken its toll WW3 is gaining you see But where I am A person trying to keep peace They want war They lock me away A dunce in the corner. I am solid But you see through me Well you don’t see […]

Mental Gender- Sparnosaur12

Mental Gender- Sparnosaur12

I think that Gender Equality has been embedded in the mind, so it feels natural which is terrible. As we need to equalize things out, we need to see both points of view to sort out the problem and to get this embedment out of our mental state. My artwork […]

Final Post – BlueCheese05

Final Post – BlueCheese05

What do you think about gender equality in 2018? I think that gender equality has been noticed more in 2018. However, in lots of situations genders have been split up in their stereotypes (e.g. A girl likes pink flowers and a boy likes blue cars.) In 2018, Lots of people […]

Final piece- NellieBly:the2nd

Final piece- NellieBly:the2nd

My final piece image. SEE IT IN MORE DETAIL HERE This piece is called ‘Anything we can do’. It shows how women can do anything and everything they want to do. I used cards to show the varied careers women have, and used no facial features to show that this […]

Final Piece – EQUALITY IS UNISEX By Pip:Wip

Final Piece – EQUALITY IS UNISEX By Pip:Wip

In 2018, gender inequality is still a huge issue across the world: from men earning an average of 9.3% more than women in the BBC to 52% of women in the UK having suffered sexual harassment in the workplace. Even in the NHS –  one of the biggest employers in […]

pink and blue by NellieBly:the2nd

pink and blue by NellieBly:the2nd

From the moment you were born or maybe even before your gender was decided. You came out into the world from your mother’s womb, and then they took you and wrapped you up in a pink blanket and defined you. A boy, dragged away from the dolls is told not […]

Our Protest Placards for Women’s Rights

Our Protest Placards for Women’s Rights

During this week’s Burnet News Club session at the Graveney School, we were shown videos about some of the barriers women face in their everyday lives in relation to confidence, prejudices and their biology. For the final activity of this week’s session, BNC members were asked to imagine that they […]

FINAL PIECE  – IN IT TOGETHER OR INDEPENDENT By Pip:Wip

FINAL PIECE – IN IT TOGETHER OR INDEPENDENT By Pip:Wip

Good morning citizens of Burnetopia, we are honoured to be here as representatives of Earth and hope that our advice will be useful, providing you with all the information needed to solve this global problem! On Earth, we believe that everyone is different and therefore everyone will have completely different views […]

Burnetopia Independence Final Piece Katmeow4

Burnetopia Independence Final Piece Katmeow4

Hello fair Topians and Burrians. Thank you for inviting us here to your prestigious Burnetopia. We’re here to give you some advice on your little ‘in it together or independent’ dilemma. It is my belief that you should become independent. One reason is that you both seek equality. However, right […]

Burnetopia Referendum-Final Piece

Burnetopia Referendum-Final Piece

Attention Topes and Burrs, Firstly, it is a honour for me to be here. This is a very heated referendum with the entire planet divided. I am here to persuade you to split up into two separate societies. Once upon a time, eons ago, on Earth, Catalonia – a rich […]

The Final Post- CheesePuff14

The Final Post- CheesePuff14

Greetings Burnetopian citizens! Many Thanks for inviting me to your marvellous planet. In our planet we marvel at your superior government. But I have recently become aware that you are having a vote of independence for the Topes. From my experiences with earth, I believe you should stay as one. […]