Monuments And Memorials
Learners develop a public presentation about the person, group, or idea that they are studying. Monuments usually commemorate important people or events and are intended to inspire visitors to remember the example of the subject of the memorial.
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Comparing War Monuments in North and South Korea
Students compare war monuments of North and South Korea. In this Korean history lesson, students compare and contrast images of the war monuments in both countries. Students analyze the message behind the monuments as they complete a...
10th - 12th Social Studies & History
Collective Memory and the Re-imagining of Monuments
Using the variety of videos, articles, and other materials provided here, class members explore the importance of monuments, historical narratives, and shared memory. After reading and participating in a Socratic seminar, pupils choose a...
10th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
"It was my view then, and still is, that you don't make war without knowing why." Remembering Vietnam is a powerful resource. The essential questions, the activities, the readings, the materials examined all seek to provide learners with...
11th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
A Monument Please, For the Big Cheese
Students research a President from the United States. In this United States history instructional activity, students read about their selected President and record interesting facts. Students design a monument for the President they...
3rd - Higher Ed Social Studies & History
Looking at Portraits: Literary Monuments
Examine artwork, research literature, and create art pieces for a monument to a literary figure. Young scholars analyze the sculpture Model for a Monument to Alexandre Dumas père and compare it to other well-known monuments. They...
10th - Higher Ed Visual & Performing Arts