Lesson Plans
American History 10 2nd Q 08.09 Lesson Plans
Week: 11/03/2008 Instructor: Beth Kleven Academics
Election discussion
Emmett Till incident, beginnings and Civil Rights movement and why.
Supreme Court rulings that affect Civil Rights
"Eyes on the Prize"-Montgomery Bus boycott
General election day. Trip down to Community Center to vote.
Review electoral college information/red and blue states
Any time left, notes on Montgomery Bus Boycott/non violent civil disobedience
-- discuss the next big civil rights action-Little Rock 9
Video on "Little Rock 9" . Discussion on white resistance, CORE, interstate bus travel
Chapt. 29 worksheet time.
Sit-ins, Birmingham march violence.-Chapt. 29
"Eyes on the Prize"-James Meredith tries to enter Ole Miss.
March on Washington-l963, Pres. Kennedy and Johnson and Civil rights.
"Eyes on the Prize" video-quiz on Monday.
American History 10 project handout, begin to go over on Monday 11/10