"Kill the Indian, Save the Man!": Assimilation Policy in the Carlisle Indian Industrial School

Investigate primary sources such as letters, photographs, and school records from the Carlisle Indian Industrial School. High school learners analyze and discuss the assimilation policy in effect at Carlisle for the tribal Native Americans attending. Then they express their own viewpoint of the policies by responding to several quotes from people involved with the school.

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9th - 12th
English Language Arts
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