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Grade 1 Literacy in Social Studies: My Informational Report About Community Workers
1st CCSS: Designed
Get ready to teach a unit about community workers that uses Common Core literacy standards as a way to connect language arts and social studies. The packet is printable and contains teaching strategies, scripted activities, and...
A Silent National Crisis: Violence Against Teachers
K - 12th
School violence is becoming an epidemic in America. How can schools protect their teachers—and teach them how to protect their students? Read an important brochure about how violence affects teachers personally, emotionally, financially,...
Activism and Social Reform in America from 1800-1850
10th - 12th
Students 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...
Plyler v. Doe: Can States Deny Public Benefits to Illegal Immigrants?
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Illegal immigration is an ever-changing source of consistent controversy. A reading passage about the rights of undocumented workers and illegal immigrants—and the lack thereof—guides high schoolers into a mock trial activity. Three...
Longfellow's "The Village Blacksmith" and Whitman's "Song of Myself"
11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Although the work Americans do has changed over time, the plight of the American worker has largely remained the same. Facilitate a class discussion aboutAmerican workers using Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's "The Village Blacksmith" and...
Montgomery Bus Boycott: We Would Rather Walk!
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Have historians use primary sources to learn about the circumstances and implementation of the Montgomery Bus Boycott, and think about the issue of boycotts as a means of effecting social change. Wrap it up with a letter to the editor...
American History: The United Farm Workers (UFW) and Pesticides
9th - 12th
Students are able to answer research questions through internet research. They write a bridf history of the UFW using research. Students are able to create resumes of Cesar Chavez and Dolores Huerta by researching their biography.