US History Team-Based Learnings in High School Social Studies

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"At the Hands of Persons Unknown": Lynching in US
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Between 1882 and 1968, 4,743 people were lynched in the United States; over 70 percent of the victims were African-Americans. In this lesson,...
Martin Luther King and the Philosophy of Nonviolence
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
Standards aligned
Martin Luther King, Jr. is remembered for his achievements in civil rights and for the methods he used to get there — namely, nonviolence. More than...
Constitutional Limits on Free Speech
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
Students will discuss the question: When does the First Amendment allow the government to limit speech? By reading essays from the Interactive...
Three movements in Civil Rights: Struggle for Equality
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
The unit is based on three movements in Civil Rights, Women’s suffrage, the 1960’s, and the LGBTQIA. They will learn about all three then decide on...