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Rainbow Laces - Inclusion has no off-season


Rainbow Laces - Inclusion has no off-season

Diversity, Identity, Relationships

The Premier League is committed to supporting the LGBTQ+ community. This new pack gives students the opportunity to talk about the importance of LGBTQ+ inclusion in sport and beyond.

Use the introductory presentation to introduce the Rainbow Laces campaign, why inclusion matters and to generate meaningful discussions.

You can tweet us @PLCommunities using #Rainbowlaces and #PLPrimaryStars. We would love to see how you are getting on!

For more resources, try the Premier League Rainbow Laces resource pack on gender stereotyping.

Learning outcomes

Pupils will be able to:

● understand what the Rainbow Laces campaign is
● explain why inclusion matters and give examples of inclusion
● create a message of inclusion for the LGBTQ+ community.


Inclusion has no off-season

Use this presentation to introduce the Rainbow Laces campaign to your pupils, to discuss what it means to be inclusive and to generate class discussions around the topic.


Film: This is everyone's game

Watch Sheffield United fan Miley, and her mum, talk about what it means to be part of the LGBTQ+ community and the power of football to bring people together.


Design a football boot worksheet

Pupils use this worksheet to get creative by designing their very own rainbow-themed football boot. Pupils also have the opportunity to create their own message of inclusion as part of this activity.