In this lesson, students will read about Alice Paul’s self-sacrifice while fighting for women’s suffrage. Additionally, they will think about ways in which they can put the needs of others before their...View Lesson
The Bill of Rights Institute’s American Portraits
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In this lesson, students will review the events of the civil rights march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in 1965. They will focus on the marchers’ demonstration of diligence. They will achieve the...View Lesson
In this lesson, students will analyze Anne Hutchinson’s courageous actions to support religious freedom in the American colonies.View Lesson
In this lesson, students will examine events in the life of Madam C. J. Walker, analyzing both her identity and her contributions to American identity.View Lesson
In this lesson, students will examine events in the life of Frederick Douglass, studying a turning point when he determined not to remain a slave.View Lesson
In this lesson, students will understand the importance of being diligent in their lives by examining the life of Alexander Hamilton. They will read a narrative about Hamilton and discuss the ways in which...View Lesson