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The 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington Lesson Plan: “I Have a Dream” Speech as a Visionary Text

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By Tina Yalen,  NBCT, Early Adolescence: Social Studies/History  Subjects Civil rights, English & Language Arts, history, social issues Estimated Time One 45 minute class Grade Level…read more

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The 50th Anniversary March on Washington Lesson Plan: Racial Equality-How Far Have We Come and How Far do We Still Need to Go?

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By Katie Gould, Teacher Resource Producer for PBS NewsHour Extra Subjects Civil rights, history, Social Issues, and social studies Estimated Time One 45 minute class…read more

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The 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington Lesson Plan: A Mathematical Representation of the March

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By Katie Gould, Teacher Resource Producer for PBS NewsHour Extra  Subjects Math, history, and civil rights Estimated Time One 45 minute class Grade Level This…read more

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The 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington Lesson Plan: Discrimination- Fair or Unfair

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By Katie Gould, Teacher Resource Producer for NewsHour Extra Subjects Civil Rights, History, and Social Issues Estimated Time One 45 minute class Grade Level This…read more

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Jamestown Discovery Reflects Grim Life of Early Settlers

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Click to download video Teachers: students may find some of this material disturbing New evidence found at Jamestown, the site of America’s first permanent English…read more

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