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Student Handout 6E: Trail of the Tomato Group E: Farm Workers
11th - 12th
What is life like for migrant farm workers picking tomatoes at the industrial level? Your class will research and create a visual display describing farm life, work on the farm, and the pressures put on agricultural producers by high...
American History: The United Farm Workers (UFW) and Pesticides
9th - 12th
Learners 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.
Methinks Ye Doth Protest Too Much: Social Activism in America
Middle schoolers discuss the activism and activist leaders of the 1970's human rights movements involving women, migrant workers and Native Americans. They perform a mock "sit-in" and protest regarding a current societal issue. This is...
Alabama Farm Life in the Great Depression
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
The Great Depression not only impacted city folk and factory workers, it also had a profound effect on farmers. Young historians examine primary source materials that document the struggles of Alabama farmers during this time and then...
Student Handout 6D: Trail of the Tomato: Group D: Labor Contractors
10th - 12th
A research project that concludes with a visual and written presentation. This is all about the tomato and how it relates to the lives of migrant workers, labor contractors, and industrial agriculture. This is a group project that is...
Farmworkers and the Union: A Lesson from Viva La Causa
6th - 12th
Students examine the role of labor unions. In this labor union lesson, students watch "Viva la Causa" and discuss the working conditions that led farm workers to strike. Students also read a handout regarding labor unions and share their...
CÂ¿Â¿sar ChÂ¿Â¿vez, Organizes the Farm Workers Association - Act I, Scene I "The House Meeting"
Eleventh graders analyze the development of federal civil and voting rights for minority groups. In groups, they discuss how Cesar Chavez organized the farm workers and the techniques he used when protesting. They define and practice...
C??sar Ch??vez: Migrant Farm Workers and Their Leader
6th - 8th
During the first week of instruction, students research biographies on Cesar Chavez and make a pictoral collage of his life. For the second and third week, they maintain a seven day diary of a farmworker and write a poem. For the last...
Teaching Tolerance: How Do We All Live Under the Same Sky?
3rd - 8th
Students examine the issues of stereotypes and prejudice in the context of a novel about migrant workers. In this literature lesson students read Under the Same Sky by Cynthia Delilice and break into groups to discuss topics that arise...