Being prejudice is when you give someone a label before you have met them and assuming they do something just because they look like a certain way. They might do that, but really they might do the complete opposite. For example, most people will think that if they see someone from another country like one that's at war, they might think that they have a bomb and will blow something up. That's prejudging someone before you have even meet them this will make them feel sad.
How can we make immigrants feel welcome?
The are many ways that we can make immigrants feel welcome, like if an immigrant comes to your school you can go and introduce yourself and tell them your name and ask theirs too. When an immigrant is from different country you could ask what country they are from and make a connection with the place. You could ask them if they want to play with you because that will make them feel welcome, and ask them where they are from and try to make a connection. That will make them feel welcome.ask what country they are from and make a connection to the country That will make the immigrant feel welcome and like they belong.
If they want to play with you but they don't know how to play the game, you can ask them what they like to play and ask if they can teach you. If you see an immigrant walking you can wave or say hi, or a good comment on how they look. ask what country they are from and make a connection to the country That will make the immigrant feel welcome and like they belong.
How people make immigrants feel unwelcome.
Some people might see an immigrant walking and then start laughing and whispering because of their race. People also make immigrants feel unwelcome by teasing and making fun of there name or their culture and race. Also what can happen is if the country that the immigrant is from is in a war with another country, people might go and say, “Do you have a bomb in your lunch and are you going to blow something up?” This will make them feel unwelcome and sad.
Our class has been learning about immigrants and how people can make immigrants feel more welcome. You can go and say hi and ask their name and tell them yours or ask them if they would like to play with you. This will make them feel like they belong. It's important to make immigrants feel welcome because then in the future if we make more immigrants feel welcome, more immigrants will come to live in Christchurch and live a happy life.