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Muhammad Ali and his Vietnam War Resistance: Defining Nonviolent Action through Gandhi and King
Learners research Muhammad Ali's act of civil disobedience. For this civil disobedience lesson, students research Ali's defiance of the Vietnam War draft and compare his reasoning to Martin Luther King's thoughts on the war. Learners debate nonviolent action and write a response to Ali's violent/nonviolent nature in his life and draft resistance.
10th - Higher Ed Language Arts 13 Views 62 Downloads
Comparing the 1945 Vietnam Declaration of Independence and Constitution of 1992 with the United States Declaration of Independence and Constitution
Students compare and contrast the Vietnamese and American plans for government. In this government systems lesson, students analyze and compare excerpts of the 1945 Vietnam Declaration of Independence, the Vietnam Constitution of 1992, the United States Declaration of Independence, and the U.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 17 Downloads
How the Vietnam War Transformed California?
Eleventh graders examine the effect of the Vietnam War on California. They work together to research social movements that occured during this period and its outcomes. They also interview veterans to better understand the impact of the war.
11th Social Studies & History 3 Views 5 Downloads
Decolonization and Nationalism Triumphant
This presentation's narrator follows the process of decolonization across nations throughout Afro-Eurasia. First highlighting Gandhi's efforts for independence in British-ruled India, learners are then quickly taken through a series of examples of decolonization, such as in Egypt, Indonesia, the Congo.
12 mins 9th - 12th Social Studies & History 5 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
An Introduction To Southeast Asia Today
High schoolers investigate the region of Southeast Asia. They research the history, geography, and spread of ethnicity throughout the region. The various lessons consist of class discussion and group work to find common themes shared in Southeast Asia to understand the diversity of people, resources, and development of different people groups.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 9 Views 57 Downloads
You Don’t Know What You’ve Got Until It’s Gone: The Changing American Landscape
Students examine the changing American landscape. In this cause and effect instructional activity, students listen to rock music that exemplifies urban growth in America and the interconnectedness of America today. Students write cause and effect essays on the topics and music explored.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 13 Downloads
Using Documentary Film to Explore Family History and Memory
Students explore their family stories in a historical context. The PBS documentary Daughter From Danang is used to illustrate the dramatic impact that the Vietnam War had on the family and ide
9th - 11th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
Temperance and Other Grassroots Movements
Young scholars explore grassroots movements in the 1900's. Using the internet and other sources, groups of students explore civil rights, temperance, suffrage and the Vietnam anti-war movements. After organizing their information, young scholars create a plan for a successful grassroots movement based upon their research.
3rd - 6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
Oh, Say, Can You See What the Star-Spangled Banner Means?
Students research the historical inspiration for the lyrics of the "The Star Spangled Banner". They explore websites, read articles and analyze poetry in an examination of America's patriotic symbols and history.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History 16 Views 60 Downloads
Comparing the 1945 Vietnam Declaration of Independence and Constitution of 1992 with the US Declaration of Independence and Constitution
Students compare the Vietnamese Declaration of Independence and the US Declaration of Independence. In this Modern History lesson, students use primary sources to evaluate information on the development of free nations. This lesson includes multiple web resources, activities, and assessments.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 14 Downloads
Students read the novel, Fallen Angels, and examine the theme of coming of age during the Vietnam War. They create timelines of the 1960s, highlighting important issues of the era. They write research papers focusing on one particular facet of the Vietn
9th - 11th Language Arts 3 Views 17 Downloads
How to Teach the Legacies of the 1960s
Students consider which aspects of world around them have roots in 1960s, research and compare 1960s to today with regards to Civil and Women's Rights, Vietnam, counterculture, music, voting, and economic rights, and explore legacy of 1960s by interviewing several adults who were teenagers or older in that decade.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 29 Views 82 Downloads
Lessons for Hight School Music Classes: Lesson 1
The phrase, "You sold out" has been thrown around among musicians that have lent their talents to the corporate world. Here, the class engages in an interesting discussion on how musicians make a living and the influence of commercialism and marketing in today's society.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 20 Views 39 Downloads
World History Pre-Assessment
What do the members of your class already know about world history? This is a fabulous pre-assessment that will illustrate the varying levels of general world history knowledge among your young historians that you can use to inform your instruction accordingly.
9th - 11th Social Studies & History 17 Views 21 Downloads
The 1992 Presidential Election
Inform your learners about the election of President Clinton and the surrounding politics with an informational text. The text and four questions about it are included on this resource. Class members answer questions about the state of the world at that time and the leading candidates for the presidency.
9th - 12th Language Arts 4 Views 3 Downloads
How to Analyze a Primary Source
Ninth graders examine different types of primary sources. In this Social Studies lesson plan, 9th graders participate in an activity that makes them use higher level thinking skills. Students complete worksheets on primary sources.
9th Social Studies & History 3 Views 8 Downloads
World in the Balance
Students make estimates on how many people they believe live on Earth. While watching a video, they take notes on the issues facing Kenya, Japan and India. In groups, they calculate how long it takes for a country to double in size. To end the instructional activity, they discuss the challenges countries face with increasing populations.
5th - 8th Math 6 Views 135 Downloads