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Keep Marching On

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

Lesson Plan

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

Lesson Plan

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

Lesson Plan

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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How Do We Define Terrorism?

Lesson Plan

This lesson is adapted from Responding to Terrorism: Challenges for Democracy used with permission from Choices for the 21st Century Education Program, Watson Institute for…read more

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