Young scholars use historical research with primary sources to explore how ethnicity affected Hibbing during the early twentieth century.
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Comparing Modern and Ancient Ideas of Ethnicity and Identity
Explore ethnicity and identity with a research and writing assignment. Class members conduct online research, looking in particular at images and carefully noting down their sources on notecards. They read about identity and compose...
6th - 10th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
How Often Do You Interact with People of Another Race or Ethnicity?
Is interacting with people from different backgrounds part of a well-rounded education? A big question awaits young readers as they explore two New York Times articles that discuss modern-day segregation, population statistics, and...
7th - 12th English Language Arts
Understanding Ethnic Labels and Puerto Rican Identity
Students brainstorm a list of stereotypes associated with the Hispanic or Latin culture. In groups, they use the internet to research issues of importance to the Puerto Rican community. They focus on the cultures that speak Spanish and...
6th - 8th English Language Arts
Identifying Cultural and Ethnic Values-Dance Theatre of Harlem
Learners examine culture and ethnicity. In this cultural arts lesson plan, students discuss the cultural and social elements of the Dance Theatre of Harlem. They discuss other historical locations that have cultural influence, and...
6th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts
Origins of Ethnic Stereotypes
Students continue their discussion of stereotypes. In groups, they brainstorm a list of ethnics living in the United States today and research their origins. They examine how the stereotypes began and why they are still prevalent in...
6th - 9th Social Studies & History
Cultural and Ethnic Heritage: Immigration Interview
Students explore global cultures by participating in an oral storytelling activity. In this immigration instructional activity, students discuss their own family heritage and interview parents, relatives and friends in order to pinpoint...
3rd - 6th Social Studies & History