Unit 8 The Civil Rights Movement (1950s and 1960s)
History Economics Packet page 3. Origins of the Civil Rights Movement: Civil Rights Achievements: Civil Rights Expanded.
Unit 8: Civil Rightsmac's History Dbq
Unit 8: Civil Rightsmac's History Timeline
Unit PowerPoint (TCI Lessons 44-45) The Widening Struggle PowerPoint (TCI Lesson 46) Alternative Powerpoint for TCI Lesson 46 Resources UShistory.org (Chapters 54a-i) teachtci Lesson 44, 45. Eighth Grade: M/J U.S. History - The Eighth grade social studies curriculum consists of the following content area strands: History, Geography, Economics and Civics. Primary content emphasis for this course pertains to the study of American history from the exploration and colonization period to the reconstruction period following the Civil War.
Mendez v. Westminster Reading and Questions
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Video: Mendez v. Westminster: For all the Children / Para Todos Los Niños
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To see the entire film, come in at lunch or after school. It's only about 22 minutes.
Video: 'Eyes on the Prize: Fighting Back'
Learning Objective G - Explain how and why the civil rights movements developed and expanded from 1945 to 1960. Learning Objective H - Explain the various military and diplomatic responses to international developments over time. Learning Objective I - Explain the causes and effects of the Vietnam War. 8th Grade - U.S. History 6th Grade - World History Choose Your Own Adventure Wall of Fame Class Discussion/Help Contact Guided Notes.
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Eyes on the Prize Film Sheet
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Video: 'Chicano! Taking Back the Schools'
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These additional questions were added to the back of the film sheet in class. Make sure to answer them as well:
6. How can we apply the lessons of the walkouts to the problems of today?
7. What did you think or feel about the situations described in the movie? Explain/describe!
'Chicano! Taking Back the Schools' film sheet
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Lecture: Civil Rights in America
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Video: 'Chicano! Struggle in the Fields'
Distance Learning assignment, click here.
'Chicano! Struggle in the Fields' film sheet
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Unit 8: Civil Rightsmac's History Textbook
Ch. 16 Handout
Ch. 18 Handout
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