We found 29 resources with the keyterm social change
Lesson: Unmonumental: War, Politics, and Protest
9th - 12th
Get those upper graders thinking about the world, social conflict, and art as a catalyst for change. They'll uncover the meanings behind four abstract works, intended to spread awareness of the need for social change. Kids are then asked...
Martin Luther King and Writing as a Tool for Social Change
6th - 8th
Middle schoolers explore writing as an agent for social change. In this Social Studies lesson, students examine the power of writing using Dr. King's Letter from a Birmingham Jail. Middle schoolers will practice the technique of...
Religion in Social Change: What's God Got To Do With It?
8th - 9th
Students determine how religion influences social change. In this religion and social change lesson, students examine how the religious beliefs of Mohandas Gandhi and Martin Luther King, Jr. were inspirational as they worked to reduce...
Culture Creation vs. Culture Consumption - Finding Voice Through Digital Storytelling
Ninth graders explore the power of media in culture and Gandhi's philosophy of nonviolence. For this nonviolence and media lesson, 9th graders analyze Gandhi's nonviolent methods for social change and discuss the media's power to create...
Gandhi's Non-violent Revolutions: Examining Tools to Make Non-violent
7th - 9th
Students analyze Gandhi's philosophy of nonviolent social change. In this nonviolence and social change activity, students research a leader from the attached list who practiced nonviolent social change. Students write their own poem...
Willing to Participate: Political Engagement of Young Adults
8th - 12th
Students consider what it means to be politically involved. In this civics lesson, students discuss voting as a privilege or right. Students also discuss how they may be able to effect social change through political involvement.
Slavery in My World: Educating for Peace and Social Change
10th - 12th
Students research present-day slavery issues in a particular country and present their findings to the class. For this slavery in our world lesson, students discover the nature and extent of slavery in modern countries, present their...
Activism and Social Reform in America from 1800-1850
10th - 12th
Learners discuss idea of social status, examine antebellum social reform movements, and compare and contrast experiences of activists who sought to improve workers' lives, end slavery, reform immigration laws, and establish voting rights...