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...

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...

Jim Crow Lesson Plan: Oral Argument Against Segregation

May 30, 2018
This lesson plan, adaptable for grades 3-12, invites students to explore BrainPOP resources to learn about Jim Crow laws that encouraged seg...

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...

To Kill a Mockingbird

Learn about gossip, racism, and small-town justice in Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird. VIEW TOPIC Lesson Plans. To Kill a Mockingbird Les...