Lesson Ten: Raising Their Voices: Political Movements


Lesson Plan:

Students analyze descriptions of events to determine the essential elements of a movement and explore some specific examples of movements, particularly the Women’s Movement and the American Indian Movement.
Lesson 10: Raising Their Voices: Political Movements (PDF)

Teacher Resources:

Teacher Resource 10.A: Read Aloud: Excerpt from Feminine Mystique
Teacher Resource 10.B: Sample Chart

Student Handouts:

10.1: Equal Pay for Women, Please (PDF)
10.2: Title IX-It's Not Just About Sports (PDF)
10.3: The Mercury 13 (PDF)
10.4: American Indians and Civil Rights (PDF)
10.5: A Brief History of the American Indian Movement (PDF)

Lesson Websites:

None

Additional Lesson Resources:

None

Return to Unit Page