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Teacher packet. Three unit plans for grades 8-12 focusing on Abraham Lincoln that use the online video Lincoln's Legacy: Race, Freedom and Equality of Opportunity Town Hall Lecture.
This Resource is for:Educators
Theme:American Democracy and Civil Rights
Type of Use:Unit Plan
Curriculum Connection:U.S. History; Civics; World History; English Language Arts; Self-direction
Michigan Grade Level & High School Content Expectations: General Social Studies K1.4, K1.5, K1.6, K1.7, P1.1, P1.2, P1.3, P1.4, P1.5, P2.4, P2.5; USHG 8 – U5.1, U5.2, U5.2.3, U5.3.1, U5.3.4, U6.2.1; 9-12 – F1.1, F1.2, F2.1, 8.3.2, 9.2.1; WHG 9-12 – 7.1.3; Civics 9-12 – 1.1.1, 1.1.4, 2.1.4, 2.2.2, 2.2.3, 3.5.8, 6.1.2, 6.1.4, 6.1.5, 6.2.3, 6.2.5, 6.2.8; ELA 9-12 – 1.3.7, 1.4.4, 3.1.5, 3.1.10; Common Core State Standards: Literacy in History/Social Studies- Grades 6-8- WHST.8.1, WHST.8.4, WHST.8.6, WHST.8.7, WHST.8.9, WHST.8.10, Grades 9-10- RH.9-10.1, RH.9-10.2, RH.9-10.3, RH.9-10.4, RH.9-10.6, RH.9-10.10, WHST.9-10.1, WHST.9-10.4, WHST.9-10.6, WHST.9-10.7, WHST.9-10.9, WHST.9-10.10, Grades 11-12- RH.11-12.1, RH.11-12.2, RH.11-12.4, RH.11-12.6, RH.11-12.10, WHST.11-12.1, WHST.11-12.4, WHST.11-12.6, WHST.11-12.7, WHST.11-12.9, WHST.11-12.10, English Language Arts- Grade 8- W.8.1, W.8.4, W.8.6, W.8.7, W.8.9b, W.8.10, SL.8.1, SL.8.3, L.8.6, Grades 9-10- RI.9-10.1, RI.9-10.3, RI.9-10.4, RI.9-10.5, RI.9-10.6, RI.9-10.8, RI.9-10.9, RI.9-10.10, W.9-10.1, W.9-10.4, W.9-10.6, W.9-10.7, W.9-10.9b, W.9-10.10, SL.9-10.1, SL.9-10.3, L.9-10.6, Grades 11-12- RI.11-12.1, RI.11-12.3, RI.11-12.4, RI.11-12.5, RI.11-12.6, RI.11-12.8, RI.11-12.9, RI.11-12.10, W.11-12.1, W.11-12.4, W.11-12.6, W.11-12.7, W.11-12.9b, W.11-12.10, SL.11-12.1, SL.11-12.3, L.11-12.6 ; Advanced Placement – Topic 9, 10, 11; Themes: American Diversity, Slavery and its Legacies in North America; National US History Content Standards: Eras 4, 5, 9; National Historical Thinking Standards: 1A, 3C, 4B
Grade/Age Level:Middle School; High School
Time Period:Era 4: Expansion and Reform; Era 5: Civil War and Reconstruction; Era 9: America in a new global age
Venue:Henry Ford Museum; Greenfield Village
Tags:Frederick Douglass, bicentennial, social, economic, political, Second Inaugural Address, reconciliation, justice, document based question, DBQ, Lincoln-Douglas debate, emancipation, LLL, Parks