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Lesson Plan: Jackie Robinson’s complicated — and important — legacy

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In this lesson, students will examine the key events in Jackie Robinson’s life that tell a deeper story beyond being a “hero.” Continue reading

Classroom resource: Explore Amanda Gorman’s Super Bowl poem

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Explore Amanda Gorman’s poem “Three Captains” that she recited during the Super Bowl. Continue reading

Should some sports franchises change their names?

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After years of activist pressure, some sports franchises are formally considering name changes. Why do these name changes matter? Continue reading

How the U.S. women’s World Cup victory is the perfect civics lesson

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In this NewsHour Extra lesson, students will learn about the U.S. women’s soccer World Cup victory and how it is also a good civics lesson. Continue reading

Daily News Lesson: Why this athlete invented a sports concussion sensor

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In this NewsHour lesson, you’ll learn about a concussion sensor invention that helps athletes detect if they may have a concussion. Continue reading

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