A. Philip Randolph Teacher Resources
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Does It Looks All Right to Me?
Students explore the concept of philanthropy. In this service learning lesson, students examine the accomplishments of Civil Rights leaders' as works of philanthropy. Students read literature regarding diversity and study the Selma to Montgomery Civil Rights March.
6th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads
Regents High School Examination: United States History and Government, 2005, #1
Get your historians some practice before the big test day! In this United States history and government standardized practice test, learners respond to 50 multiple choice, 2 essay prompts, and 12 short answer questions that require them to review their knowledge of history and government in the United States.
11th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 47 Downloads
20th Century Civil Disobedience
Students write from varying perspectives in the American South about the civil rights movements in the 1950s. In this civics lesson, students view video clips and take notes. Students discuss the film and listen to a lecture on non-violent protests.
11th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 26 Downloads
Students differentiate between philanthropists and celebrities. They brainstorm a list of philanthropists and write formal letters to them. They can write to past or present philanthropists from a teacher-provided list or the one generated by the class.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
Primary Documents: The President and African Americans
Students examine the efforts of the federal government to address discrimination in the U.S. before and after WWII. They read and discuss two executive orders, complete a worksheet, and answer discussion questions.
5th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 10 Downloads
Those Were the Days, My Friend: Comparing Prices and Percentages from WWI
Young scholars analyze and discuss price changes between 1944 and the present. They compare annual salaries, calculate the percentage of increase for various items, complete a worksheet, and discuss price changes over time.
7th - 12th Math 3 Views 4 Downloads
The African-American Struggle for Equality in the World War II Era
High schoolers respect and appreciate the challenges people faced during World War II. They develop the different perspectives on race during WWII. Students develop that the nation's actions may not exemplify a nation's stated ideals. High schoolers focus on the historical interpretation and the change over time.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 8 Downloads
Stop the Bus
Learners explore notions of tolerance in a post 9/11 world. They work in collaborative groups to create imaginary letters highlighting responses to discrimination and intolerance, and stage a dramatic reading. Finally, students design tee shirts with messages that promote tolerance.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Adding to the Picture: The 1963 March on Washington
Who do your scholars imagine when they think about the civil rights movement? If only a few faces come to mind, this lesson will expand their concepts of the movement's leaders. Learners examine an image of the 1963 March on Washington, then small groups jigsaw primary sources to "add to the picture.
7th - 11th Social Studies & History 3 Views 26 Downloads