Grades 9 to 12

Results for Grades 9 to 12

Editorial Cartoons: Poverty/Environmental Justice

Lesson

17 February 2014 This is the fourth lesson in the series " Using Editorial Cartoons to Teach Social Justice ." People who ...
Editorial Cartoon: Racial Profiling

Lesson

17 February 2014 This is the second lesson in the series " Using Editorial Cartoons to Teach Social Justice ." ...
Editorial Cartoon: Intolerance

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17 February 2014 Activities will help students see how artists can use cartoons to express their opinions about society and culture. ...
Women’s Suffrage

Lesson

17 February 2014 This lesson is the fourth in a series called  Expanding Voting Rights . The overall goal of the series is for students ...
Should Your Hairstyle Be A Constitutional Right?

Lesson

17 February 2014 This lesson uses the strategies of “student questioning for purposeful learning” (SQPL) and jigsaw grouping to engage ...
Recognizing the Undocumented

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17 February 2014 This lesson features activities that will make students aware of the roles that undocumented immigrants play in the ...
Fighting Hunger

Lesson

17 February 2014 This lesson encourages students to investigate domestic hunger in the United States as well as in their own communities ...
Stereotype Analysis of the Latin Lover

Activity Exchange

10 September 2013 Number 45: Fall 2013 In my Latino/Latina literature class, I encourage students to ...
Identifying the Need for Activism

Lesson

11 June 2013 What’s the big deal about activism? Is activism really needed in order for change to occur? Activism is something that ...
Defining Activism

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11 June 2013 If you were to ask a young person “What is community?” they might pause and think for a moment before giving an answer. ...
Changing Demographics: What Can We Do to Promote Respect?

Lesson

23 May 2013 In this lesson, students consider actions we can take to promote respect and ensure equality for all people living in the ...
How Will Human Rights Play Out with Changing Demographics?

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21 May 2013 In this lesson, students consider how the nation’s changing demographic profile relates, if at all, to social justice and ...
Facing Stereotypes Through Graffiti

Activity Exchange

15 May 2013 Caits Meissner This activity deconstructs and ...
Stereotype Blasters

Activity Exchange

15 May 2013 Maria Jacketti Debunk everyday stereotypes and ...
Toolkit for “When Bad Things Happen”

Toolkit

7 May 2013 This toolkit accompanies the article “When Bad Things Happen,” and provides professional-development resources to support ...
Toolkit for “Uncommon Ground”

Toolkit

7 May 2013 This toolkit accompanies the article “Uncommon Ground,” and provides a classroom activity to celebrate diversity and build ...
Toolkit for “Story Corner”

Toolkit

7 May 2013 This toolkit accompanies the story corner “Michael,” and provides classroom resources for making student journals, as well ...
Toolkit for “Set In Stone”

Toolkit

14 May 2013 This toolkit accompanies the article “Set in Stone,” and provides classroom activity ideas to bring monuments to life and ...
Toolkit for “Serving Up Justice at School”

Toolkit

7 May 2013 This toolkit accompanies the article “Serving Up Justice at School,” and provides a classroom activity that engages students ...
Toolkit for “Out at Last”

Toolkit

7 May 2013 This toolkit accompanies the article “Out at Last,” and provides professional-development resources to support LGBT educators, ...
Toolkit for “How Will You Mix It Up in 2013?”

Toolkit

7 May 2013 This toolkit accompanies the article “How Will You Mix It Up in 2013?” and provides classroom and professional-development ...
Toolkit for “Just Science”

Toolkit

14 May 2013 This toolkit accompanies the article “Just Science,” and provides a classroom resource to help students probe deeper to ...
Toolkit for “I Am Asian American”

Toolkit

7 May 2013 This toolkit accompanies the article “I Am Asian American,” and provides professional-development resources to help teachers ...
Toolkit for “Gender Spectrum”

Toolkit

7 May 2013 Gender-fluid young people navigate a variety of gender-specific spaces throughout their day at school. From seating charts based on gender to dress codes and roles in ...
Toolkit for “Fostering Allies”

Toolkit

7 May 2013 This toolkit accompanies the Summer 2013 article “Fostering Allies,” and provides professional-development support to ...
Changing Demographics: How Will Our Nation Adjust?

Lesson

7 May 2013 In this lesson, students examine current statistics related to our changing demographics and consider how we as a nation ...
How Does Immigration Shape the Nation’s Identity?

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1 May 2013 In this lesson, students consider what it means to be an American, using an opinion piece about the “American Identity Crisis” ...
Bayard Rustin: The Fight for Civil and Gay Rights

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22 January 2013 This lesson is part of The Role of Gay Men and Lesbians in the Civil Rights Movement series. This series introduces ...
Rediscovering Forgotten Women Writers

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25 January 2013 Honoring the far-reaching contribution of women authors. In her book Silences , first ...
The Aleut Evacuation: An Overlooked Injustice

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24 January 2013 The history of a proud indigenous people during WWII. Poised in the midst of Beringia, about ...
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