Lesson Plans and Worksheets
Browse by Subject
- Dave L., Teacher
- San Antonio, TX
Civil Rights Act of 1964 Teacher Resources
Find teacher approved Civil Rights Act of 1964 educational resource ideas and activities
Students complete activities from Cobblestone magazine May/ June 2010. In this American History lesson, students read articles about the 30 greatest American events that have altered history. They answer comprehension questions, discuss new vocabulary, complete writing activities, art, and do research.
Students investigate the philosophy of nonviolence. In this Ghandi instructional activity, students discover that Gandhi inspired many civil rights leaders with the idea of ahimsa. Students complete venn diagrams, create timelines, and discuss reading to increase understanding.
Eighth graders read text and view films about the Kennedy administration. In this preseidential administration lesson plan, 8th graders interview someone who lived during Sputnik, write summaries of lectures, and create posters demonstrating the effects of the Kennedy administration on U.S. politics