We found 200 reviewed resources for racial equality
Racial Equality: How Far Have We Come and How Far Do We Have To Go?Lesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Is everyone treated fairly in America? The culminating fifth lesson from a series of five has pupils explore racial inequalities from the 1960s and decide whether or not society has changed over time. The lesson comes with a speech from...
Plessy V. Ferguson: "Separate but Equal," Equal ProtectionLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students explore the details and impact of the Plessy vs. Ferguson U.S. Supreme Court case. In this U.S. History lesson plan, students participate in several group discussions and group activities that examine both sides of the famous...
The Negro Leagues: The People, Places and Experiences of Black BaseballLesson Planet
4th - 6th CCSS: Designed
Get out of the classroom and go for a walk, all while teaching students about the Negro baseball leagues of the early and mid-1900s. Based on a Walking Classroom podcast, this lesson explores the widespread impact of segregation on...
Speeches: Argument and MethodsLesson Planet
9th - 10th CCSS: Designed
After analyzing speeches by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and presidents William J. Clinton, George W. Bush, and Barack Obama, class members craft their own argumentative essay in which they make a case for the speaker they think makes...
Racial Inequality: Remnants of a Troubled TimeLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Learners watch the Discovery program "Racial Inequality: Remnants of a Troubled Time" then examine the ratification of the 14th Amendment and the Plessy v. Ferguson decision. They research one of three events that tested Brown v. Board...
The Past Half Century: Achieving EqualityLesson Planet
4th - 12th
Students analyze reactions to the Brown vs. Education decision of 1954. In this segregation lesson, student look at the actions that were taken in the education world as a result of the Brown decision. They watch a CD, examine political...
Separate But Equal? A Lesson on the Briggs v. Elliott Case in Claredon County, SCLesson Planet
Third graders discussschool integration. In this racial inequality lesson, 3rd graders read Remember: The Journey to School Integrationand discuss the school facilities and how people must have felt. Students watch a video to learn...
Chapter Five Worksheet Civil RightsLesson Planet
8th - 12th
Finish a unit on equal rights in American history with a 25-question assessment. Focusing on the legal and social history of discrimination in the United States, the worksheet challenges learners to differentiate between the implications...
The Adarand Case: Affirmative Action and Equal ProtectionLesson Planet
Eleventh graders examine the Adarand case. In this American Government lesson, 11th graders create a list of reasons for each affirmative action program. Students develop a defense on certain issues and present it to the class.
The African-American Struggle for Equality in the World War II EraLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Young scholars respect and appreciate the challenges people faced during World War II. They develop the different perspectives on race during WWII. Students develop that the nation's actions may not exemplify a nation's stated ideals....