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The Vietnam War Lesson Guide
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Explore classroom lesson plans related to Ken Burns's and Lynn Novick’s ten-part, 18-hour documentary series, THE VIETNAM WAR , which tells the story...
The Great Thanksgiving Listen 2018
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • HS, PD
Common Core
Storytelling and the gift of listening are critical skills for young people. This project offers the opportunity to realize a simple idea: young...
Hispanic Heritage and History in the United States
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
Common Core
Since 1988, the U.S. Government has set aside the period from September 15 to October 15 as National Hispanic Heritage Month to honor the many...
Trump, T'Challa, and Shakespeare: How Do Speeches Incite Collective Action?
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS, HE, AE, PD
In this Folger lesson, students will consider 4 speeches that incite(d) groups to take bold, sometimes violent, action: President Donald Trump’s...
Birthright Citizenship: Wong Kim Ark
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS, HS, HE, AE, PD, SS
Citizenship in the United States is granted not solely by ancestral lineage, but by jus soli, or birthright citizenship, as well. In other words, if...
Civic Action: Standing Up Against Hate
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS, HE, AE, PD, SS
How and when should bystanders intervene when attacks occur around them? According to NBC News , new data has revealed over the past year, the number...
The Great Thanksgiving Listen 2017 - Teacher Toolkit (complete pack)
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • HS, PD
Common Core
The Great Thanksgiving Listen is a national movement that empowers young people—and people of all ages—to create an oral history of the contemporary...