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A Mathematical Representation of the March on Washington – Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

This lesson uses math to help middle and high school students with intellectual disabilities to understand the significance of the March on Washington. Continue reading

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The Civil Rights Movement: A Time for Change – Lesson Plan

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The Civil Rights Movement did not begin suddenly in the 1960s, nor was it a short battle. To understand the enormity of the famous March on Washington, we compiled a timeline of major civil rights events in the 100 years leading up to August 20, 1963. Continue reading

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A History of Discrimination and Its Consequences – Lesson Plan

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“A History of Discrimination and Its Consequences” lesson plan allows students to think about the battles fought during the Civil Rights Movement in order for every citizen to be able to achieve the American Dream. Continue reading

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The March on Washington: Five Basic Teacher Resources

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The March on Washington: Basic Teacher Resources is a collection of four resources to examine the March on Washington and the Civil Rights Movement. Continue reading

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Constitution Day Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

Give students the experience of building their own classroom government using this Constitution Day lesson plan. Continue reading

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