DocumentStudents will use this self-paced hyperdoc to understand how international conflict created tensions between the US and the Soviet Union.
DocumentStudents will use a video and virtual tour to understand how they are encouraged to organize, resist, and rise up against social injustice.
DocumentStudents will use the first 7 questions to help follow the content discussed in the video. The last 2 questions are open-ended questions. Use questions 9 and 10 to start an open discussion on the...
DocumentStudents will use the video "Rise Up" by Mahkia Green and other research to compare and contrast social justice protesters from the past and today.
DocumentStudents will use the links provided to understand the three ways South Carolina was impacted by the Cold War. They will draw and label the map with notes they take accordingly. Students will label...
VideoMahkia Green, a Columbia based filmmaker shows parallels between the protesters of the past, with those fighting for social justice today in her film, "Rise Up."
VideoModjeska Simkins discusses the lack of basic amenities, and financial problems of the three room school house where her mother and sister worked.
VideoBuilt between 1890 and 1895, this one-story cottage was home to Modjeska Monteith Simkins, considered "the Matriarch of Civil Rights activists of South Carolina," from 1932 until her death on April 5...
Students will explore and learn about Plessy vs. Ferguson, Brown vs. Board of Education, and Little Rock Nine. They will write an essay about what they learned.
Students will engage in a debate over whether the United States should enter the Space Race using rhetoric and historical information.