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Analyzing stop-and-frisk through personal narratives and infographics – Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

By Katie Gould, NewsHour Teacher Resource Producer and Allison McCartney, Editor for NewsHour Extra This Common Core-aligned lesson helps students explore the New York City’s…read more

English & Language ArtsGovernment & CivicsMathSocial Issues
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PBS’ “Latino Americans” Documentary – Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

LATINO AMERICANS is the first major documentary series for television to chronicle the rich and varied history and experiences of Latinos, who have helped shape…read more

Government & CivicsSocial Issues
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Constitution Day – Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

By Katie Gould, Teacher Resource Producer for PBS NewsHour Extra Subjects History, government and civics Estimated Time One 90 minute class period Grade Level Middle…read more

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An attack on Syria: What would you do? – Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

By Katie Gould, PBS NewsHour Extra Teacher Resource Producer Subjects Social studies, Government & Civics, Syria, Estimated Time One 90 minute class Grade Level 7-12…read more

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Undocumented Student Looks to DACA for Hope

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Dani, a student at Pflugerville High School in Pflugerville, Texas, is one of the many undocumented immigrants who was brought to the U.S. illegally by…read more

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