We found 77 resources with the keyterm social justice
Martin Luther King Jr. and the Power of Words
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
It is easy to forget the power that written or spoken word can have in effecting change. Using quotations from such inspirational leaders as Maya Angelou, Mahatma Gandhi, and Martin Luther King Jr., encourage your class members to...
Increase Kindness, Defeat Bullying: Lady Gaga's Born This Way Foundation
7th - 9th
High-interest content captures your most reluctant readers and class participants. Lady Gaga's Born This Way Foundation, in collaboration with Harvard University, seeks to nurture a culture of kindness and reduce bullying. Excerpts from...
Spinelli's Maniac Magee (excerpt): Reading and Critical Thinking Practice
4th - 6th
A brief, dialogue-rich passage from Jerry Spinelli's novel Maniac Magee is accompanied by a well-written literacy assessment tool. Thematic content lends itself to age-appropriate discussions about race relations and social justice....
The Dragon of Brog: Stereotyping and Discrimination Social Justice Lesson Plan
K - 2nd
Stereotyping and discrimination are explored in this social justice lesson. Students listen to the book Dragon of Brog, in which mythical characters experience discrimination. Then, they sculpt a magical character out of plasticene and...
Strategies for Change: A Debate Among Four African American Leaders
8th - 12th
In this social justice learning exercise, students select one of the 4 listed African-American advocates listed to role play in a Reconstruction debate. Students respond to 5 short answer questions to help them prepare for the debate.
Ida B. Wells Let the Truth Be Told Reinforcing Activity
5th - 6th
Students discuss social justice through learning about Ida B. Wells. In this justice lesson plan, students listen to the book Ida B. Wells: Let the Truth be Told by Walter Dean Myers, then work in groups to research 5 other people who...