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Jackie Robinson: Athlete and Activist
3rd - 7th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewCan hitting a home run be an act of courage? Scholars analyze the impact Jackie Robinson had on the Civil Rights movement in America. They use primary sources and video clips to create 21st-Century baseball cards of Robinson's many...
Jackie Robinson - Mini Biography
4 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
You may know of Jackie Robinson as the first African-American man to play baseball in the major league, but did you know that Robinson also fought for civil rights while serving in the military and after his years as a professional...
The Negro Leagues: The People, Places and Experiences of Black Baseball
4th - 6th CCSS: Designed
Get out of the classroom and go for a walk, all while teaching students about the Negro baseball leagues of the early and mid-1900s. Based on a Walking Classroom podcast, this lesson explores the widespread impact of segregation on...
Jackie Robinson, WWII, and the Integration of Baseball
8th - 12th
Students interpret historical evidence presented in primary and secondary resources. In this integration of baseball lesson, students examine sources regarding the Jim Crow laws, Jackie Robinson, and race relations during World War II....
The Unconquerable Doing the Impossible: Jackie Robinson's 1946 Spring Training in Jim Crow Florida
6th - 12th
Young scholars examine Jackie Robinson's role in the Civil Rights movement. They read an essay and watch a video about his spring training in 1946. They answer questions about the material and discuss.
Breaking the Color Barrier: Jackie Robinson's Combat Against Racism
9th - 12th
Students explore Jackie Robinson's career. In this 20th century American history lesson plan, students complete the provided analysis questions based on the provided primary documents about Jackie Robinson. Students discuss Jackie'...
Using Primary Sources to Learn More About Jackie Robinson
6th - 10th
Students utilize primary sources to learn about Jackie Robinson. In this research skills instructional activity, students develop a KWL chart on Jackie Robinson and discuss how primary sources can be used for research. Students conduct...