Black Lives Matter Protests

June 29, 2020
We strongly suggest parents, caregivers, and teachers preview the movie before watching it with children as it describes acts of racist viol...

Helping Kids Understand the Black Lives Matter Movement

June 30, 2020
The accompanying blog post for our Black Lives Matter Protests movie provides guidance and strategies for teaching this topic.  The follo...

Brown v. Board of Education Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

June 4, 2020
Before the Movie:   What do you think of when you hear the word “racism”? (Tap prior knowledge) What do you think segregation me...

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...

Martin Luther King, Jr.

This animated social studies resource page with lesson plans and teaching tips, for Kindergarten to 3rd grade students introduces Martin Lut...

Tuskegee Airmen Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

November 7, 2019
Before the Movie: What do you think it must’ve been like to be among the first African American military pilots during WWII? (Make inferenc...

Motown Discussion Prompts and Pause Points

February 12, 2020
Before the Movie:   What kind of music do you think Motown is? (Tap prior knowledge) What would you like to know about Motown? (...