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Bring Down the Barriers: Lesson 8 Is Number 8 Of 15 In Unit Plan
Students examine social injustices and discrimination. In this cross curricular lesson, students work in pairs to discuss letters they've previously written about tolerance and the Holocaust. The class then completes a vocabulary building activities and reads from Rosa Parks, My Story.
6th - 9th Language Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads
Taking a Stand with Rosa Parks
Pupils discuss African-American history from slavery to the civil rights movement. They discuss individual people who shpaed history by reading their biographies and researching the age in which they lived. Studnets comprehend the causes and effects of the civil rights movement in America.
5th - 6th Social Studies & History 4 Views 19 Downloads
Give Peace A Chance: Nonviolence as a valid strategy for social change
Students analyze how people solve conflicts. In this conflict resolution lesson, students look at Mahatma Gandhi and Martin Luther King's nonviolence movements. They see the reasoning behind nonviolence and how it works.
7th - 8th Social Studies & History 4 Views 19 Downloads
Classroom Management Using Gandhian and Kingian Principles of Nonviolence
Tenth graders study the concept of civil disobedience. In this Current Events lesson, 10th graders participate in a survey that nominates students for hard work and exemplifies nonviolence.
10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
Decisions That Changed Our Lives: A Look At the African American Quest for Freedom and Rights
Students are introduced to the goals of abolitionists throughout history. In groups, they use the internet to discover the purpose of the Underground Railroad and why there were bus boycotts in the 1960s. They compare and contrast the messages of King, Jr.
5th - 8th Social Studies & History 4 Views 25 Downloads
Young scholars study the Orangeburg Massacre. In this social studies lesson, students discuss the Civil Rights Movement and the protest movements that took place. Young scholars examine the events that led up to the Orangeburg Massacre at South Carolina State University.
6th - 9th Social Studies & History 4 Views 12 Downloads
Civil Rights Movement
Eighth graders discover equality by researching the Civil Rights Movement. In this U.S. history instructional activity, 8th graders discuss the results of segregation in society and African Americans today. Students write a short biography of a Civil Rights activist.
8th Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 11 Downloads
Breaking News English: Civil Rights Icon Rosa Parks Dies
In this English worksheet, students read "Civil Rights Icon Rosa Parks Dies," and then respond to 47 fill in the blank, 7 short answer, 20 matching, and 8 true or false questions about the selection.
5th - 10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
Court Documents Related to Martin Luther King, Jr., and Memphis Sanitation Workers
Students read about the civil rights movement in their textbooks. They engage in a whole-class discussion of how nonviolent direct action can be a powerful tool for bringing about social, economic, or political change.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
Rosa Parks- Life in a Box
Third graders analyze primary sources on Rosa Parks. In this life in a box lesson plan, 3rd graders examine artifacts belonging to Rosa Parks and images. Students reflect on what they learned about this influential person in history.
3rd Social Studies & History 3 Views 9 Downloads