Week 3: June 15-19 Pride Month

Week 3: June 15-19 Pride Month

Incase you missed it, check out Week 1 and Week 2



Virtual Pride Pet Parade Call for Submissions 

Students submit photos to for pride pet parade at the end of the month. 
This Weeks: Week 3 Trivia:

  • Where in the world does the largest Pride parade take place? 
  • Pride month has only been acknowledged by which two presidents? 
  • First openly gay elected official?
  • When is National Coming Out Day?
  • When did don’t ask don’t tell end?

Week 2 Trivia Answers:

  • Who designed the Pride flag? Gilbert Baker
  • What do the colors on the current Pride Flag stand for? Life, Healing, Sunlight, Nature, Serenity, Spirit
  • What was the first country to legalize same-sex marriage? The Netherlands
  • When was the first gay and lesbian march in Washington? 1965
  • What color ribbon was adopted as a symbol for HIV/AIDS awareness? Red

Week 1 Trivia Answers:

  • What does Pride month commemorate? The Stonewall Riots
  • What year did the American Psychology Association remove homosexuality from its list of mental disorders? 1973
  • What do the letters in LGBTQIA+ stand for? Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, Asexual, Plus
  • When was same-sex marriage legalized in the U.S.? June 26, 2015
  • What was the first state to outlaw discrimination based on sexual orientation? Wisconsin