See how advocates for — and against — change in the civil rights era leveraged the five freedoms of the First Amendment to make their voices heard.
Civil Rights: Reporting Out
SUMMARY: Students prepare for a lifelong practice of civic engagement by identifying, analyzing and reporting about a contemporary civil rights issue.
GRADE LEVEL: Middle and high school
TIME: More than 90 minutes
MATERIALS: Analyzing an Issue and Information Campaign worksheets (download), Reporter’s Questions and Consumer’s Questions handouts (download), Internet access
- Make copies of the worksheets, one per student.
- Make copies of the Reporter’s Questions and Consumer’s Questions handouts, one per student.