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Lemon Exercise in Stereotyping
Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 8:39pm
This lesson was used as a “kick-off” to a unit called “Citizenship Denied” which included a variety of sub-topics including The Civil Rights Movement...
When the Rules Aren't Right: 7 Time Travel Tales of Activism by Leslie Tolf
Friday, April 7, 2017 - 12:49pm
When the Rules Aren’t Right is a graphic novel for all ages. It is the story of Emma, your basic fed-up teen, tired of parents who only talk about...
Religious and U.S. Public Holidays July 2016 to June 2017
Sunday, November 27, 2016 - 5:07pm
Provided is a calendar that covers the major religious holidays of Jewish, Islamic, Hindu, Christian, and Orthodox Christian holidays and U.S. public...
National Park Service Cesar Chavez Educator K-12 Toolkit
Friday, April 7, 2017 - 11:38am
The National Park Service, Drs. Maria Sanelli, Louis Rodriquez present the Cesar Chavez Educator Toolkit The Cesar E Chavez Educator’s Toolkit is a...
25 Labor Events and Organizers Who We Should Teach About During Women’s History Month
Monday, March 6, 2017 - 11:35am
Labor history is rich with the contributions of women, and unions have historically stood up for women’s rights. As we celebrate Women’s History...
Celebrating Constitution Day and Citizenship Day in September
Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 11:11am
Federal Courts’ Naturalization Ceremonies are Living Civics Lessons Easy way to fulfill the congressional mandate for schools to observe Constitution...
"Latino Americans": A PBS Documentary and Lesson Plans
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - 4:04pm
" Latino Americans " is a landmark six-hour documentary featuring interviews with nearly 100 Latinos and more than 500 years of history. Watch online...
Teaching 9/11: Using Oral Histories as an Avenue to Compassion and Understanding
Julie A. Broihier
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - 11:34am
Teaching about 9/11 can be difficult for many reasons. It is an emotionally and politically charged event, and for many educators, especially in the...
Trump and Clinton talk jobs, economy on Labor Day
PBS NewsHour Extra
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 2:29pm
Essential question What will the presidential candidates focus on in their final two months before Election Day? Labor Day kicked off the start of...
Clinton on bed rest and defensive over ‘deplorables’ remark
PBS NewsHour Extra
Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 12:56pm
Visit PBS NewsHour Extra for more education resources designed to help teachers and students identify the who, what, where and why-it-matters of the...
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