Curriculum Connections for the 2013 Presidential Medals of Freedom

August 9, 2013
Every year, the President of the United States confers Presidential Medals of Freedom on a number of highly accomplished Americans who have ...

George Washington Carver Background Information for Teachers, Parents and Caregivers

June 20, 2018
This page provides information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about George Washington Carver. It is designed to ...

“I Have a Dream” at 50: Teaching the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

August 27, 2013
"I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by t...

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 24, 2010
This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about Martin Luther King, Jr. The information is d...

Reconstruction Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

June 1, 2019
Before the Movie What do you know about the Civil War? What was the Union? What was the Confederacy?   During the Movie (Pause ...

Rosa Parks Background Information for Teachers and Parents

May 28, 2010
This page contains information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about Rosa Parks The information is designed to co...

Graphs Lesson Plan: Measurement and Data

September 17, 2021
*Click to open and customize your own copy of the Graphs Lesson Plan.  This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Graphs, and addresses s...

Jim Crow Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

June 3, 2020
Before the Movie: What do you think “separate but equal” means? (Tap prior knowledge) What do you know about segregation? (Tap prior kno...

Eloise Greenfield Background Information for Teachers, Parents and Caregivers

July 25, 2018
This page provides information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about Eloise Greenfield. It is designed to complem...

Ruby Bridges Background Information for Teachers, Parents, and Caregivers

February 23, 2018
This page provides information to support educators and families in teaching K-3 students about Ruby Bridges. It is designed to complement t...