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THANKSGIVING

How and why do we celebrate Thanksgiving?
What can we learn from diverse groups shared experience?
What is the story of Thanksgiving from a Native American perspective?
What can we learn from the past and the present?

Grade Level
Subject
Reading & Language Arts
Social Studies
Social Justice Domains
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Food Waste/Biodiversity/Diversity in Appearance

What does it mean to waste food? Why is it a bad thing to waste food?
What happens to the food that we waste? How can we reduce food waste? Why does some produce make it to market and some doesn’t?
Why is it wrong to judge a “book by the cover”? How does judging based on cosmetic differences negatively...

Grade Level
3-5
Subject
Digital Literacy
Civics
Economics
Science & Health
Social Justice Domains
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Thanksgiving Non-Colonized View

What groups do I belong to? 
What are my identities?
How do I know I’m part of a group?
How do I see myself? Is it the same way others see me?
What identities do I share with my family? What identities do I have that are different from my family?
Does my identity mean I get to do things...

Grade Level
Subject
Reading & Language Arts
Social Studies
Civics
History
Geography
ELL / ESL
Science & Health
Social Justice Domains
learning plan

Drake's ELA/SS Sped Class

How does race influence how the world sees us?
How is racism evident in our daily lives?
How do we create systems that put an end to racism
What is the difference between being treated unfairly by another person and receiving unequal treatment under the law?
What effect does injustice have on people and groups?

Grade Level
Subject
Reading & Language Arts
Social Studies
Social Justice Domains