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LEARNING PLAN

Henrietta Lacks - The Immortal Woman

  • How do bias and injustice affect the future?
  • How can the lived experiences of individuals reflect social inequities?
  • How does power determine access and opportunity?
  • If Henrietta was not African American/Female/Lower income do you think it would have changed how she was treated by researchers?
  • What is the difference between moral rights and legal rights?
  • What are an individuals rights in reguards to genetic information and consent?
  • What ethical concerns must be addressed when determining if it is worth advancing the scientific research?
  • Are the feelings of one family or one individual more important than the greater good of society?
  • Grade Level
    Subject
    Science & Health
    Social Justice Domains
    LEARNING PLAN

    Members of a Democratic Society: Spartan Country

  • Why is it important to judge people by the content of their character and not the color of their skin, as Dr. King said?
  • 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?
  • 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?
  • 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?
  • What effect does injustice have on people and groups?
  • Why is it important to judge people by the content of their character and not the color of their skin, as Dr. King said?
  • Why is it important to judge people by the content of their character and not the color of their skin, as Dr. King said?
  • 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?
  • What effect does injustice have on people and groups?
  • How does privilege shape the lives of individuals and groups?
  • How have people advocated and fought for justice throughout history?
  • Why is it important to judge people by the content of their character and not the color of their skin, as Dr. King said?
  • Grade Level
    TEXT
    Informational

    To Serve With Honor

    Leonard Matlovich, a U.S. Air Force sergeant, was awarded the Purple Heart for service in Vietnam, but discharged soon after telling his captain he was gay and appearing in uniform on the cover of Time magazine with the words, "I Am a Homosexual" emblazoned next to him. While he may have "settled" in his fight against the Air Force, he was a pioneer in the fight for gay and lesbian rights in the military.
    Grade Level
    TT Staff
    Subject
    History
    Social Justice Domain