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Japanese Internment--How Point of View Influences AttitudeLesson Planet
How does background and experience influence one's point of view? Dwight Okita's famous poem about the Japanese internment is the text used to explore this essential question. Class members study primary documents to gain the necessary...
Japanese-American Internment--Constitutional or UnconstitutionalLesson Planet
Explore what the home front during WWII was like for Japanese-Americans. Learners use a worksheet and the Internet to guide their research as they consider the constitutionality of Japanese Internment. They work in pairs to create an...
The Outdoors Camping and Survival SkillsLesson Planet
3rd - 12th
Equip young campers with the tips and strategies for a safe trip to the outdoors with a series of lessons. They learn how to start fires with and without firewood, keep warm in snowy weather, and purify water to make it safe for drinking.
Letters from the Japanese American InternmentLesson Planet
9th - 12th
High schoolers examine life in an internment camp. In this civil liberties lesson, students discuss the advantages of looking at a historical event from the points of view of multiple eyewitnesses. High schoolers read letters from young...
Was the Internment of Japanese-Americans Constitutional?Lesson Planet
8th - 12th CCSS: Designed
The legality of the internment of Japanese-Americans during World War II is the topic of an extended controversial issue discussion. After examining a series of primary and secondary source materials, teams of four, two who argue the...
Who Was More American: Japanese-Americans Who Dissented Against Internment or Those that Supported the War Effort?Lesson Planet
8th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Was the internment of Japanese-Americans during World War II constitutional? Who was more American: Japanese-Americans who dissented against the internment or those who supported the war effort? Class members do a close reading of...
Introduction to Japanese InternmentLesson Planet
7th - 10th
Students discover details about Japanese Internment. In this World War II lesson, students analyze images and documents related to the movement of Japanese-Americans to West coast internment camps in the wake of the Pearl Harbor attacks....
Life in a Refugee CampLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
To raise awareness of the complexity of the immigration debate, class groups examine facts about one aspect of life in a refugee camp and then, in a jigsaw activity, share what they have learned with their new group. Groups then prepare...
Changing Perspectives on the Japanese Internment ExperienceLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students explore the issue of Japanese-American internment. In this World War II instructional activity, students analyze historical biases regarding Japanese-American internment as they analyze literature, research print and Internet...
Laura Hillenbrand's "Unbroken" and Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston and James D. Houston's "Farewell to Manzanar"Lesson Planet
7th - 9th CCSS: Designed
Passages from Unbroken and Farewell to Manzanar provide the context for a study of the historical themes of experiencing war, resilience during war, and understanding the lasting trauma of war. Appendices include extension activities,...
Social Studies - Concentration Camps - 1Lesson Planet
6th - 10th
Learners compare and contrast concentration camps. In this World War II lesson plan, students examine photographs and documents from Jewish concentration camps in an effort to understand their function. Learners complete worksheets that...