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Lesson Plan: Constitutional Amendments and Gay Marriage

Constitutional amendments and same-sex marriage – Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

By Doug DuBrin Subject Social Studies Estimated Time One to two class periods, plus extended activities Grade Level 9 – 12 Objective To examine the…read more

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In the California Drought, What Is My Role? – Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

This lesson asks students to think critically about the effects of drought, their personal water use, and how best to conserve water. Continue reading

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What makes someone a bystander? – Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

This lesson asks students to explore the psychology of why people choose to remain bystanders instead of choosing to intervene. Continue reading

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Satire’s role in current events – Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

This lesson asks students to think critically about their relationship to satire and explore the question of how it helps us interpret global events. Continue reading

The Mutiny on the Amistad

Rising Up: the Talladega murals – Lesson Plan and Digital Student Guide

Lesson Plan

On a moonless night in July 1839, several enslaved Africans unshackled themselves and crept up to the deck of La Amistad where they attacked and…read more

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