First Name *
Last Name *
Lesson Plan Title *
Grade Level *
Upper Elementary School
Middle or Junior High School
Historical Period *
Early Civil Rights (1900-1945)
The Modern Civil Rights Movement (1945-1968)
Beyond 1968 (1968-2008)
All Historical Periods
Lesson Length * Enter the estimated amount of time needed to complete the lesson. Example: (3) 45 minute class periods
Overview * Provide a brief synopsis of the lesson including the subject/topic/issue, how it fits into the curriculum, essential questions, and the goals of the lesson. Your synopsis should be no longer than 200 words.
National Standards * List all the National Standards covered in this lesson.
Objectives * List what students will know or be able to do after completing this lesson. As many as five (5) objectives may be listed (no more than 150 words total). Example: After completing this lesson, students will be able to make connections between literary storytelling and visual storytelling. After completing this lesson, students will:
Resources * List all Resources (i.e. images of artworks/objects, handouts, web-based, and written materials). Be sure to include the quanity needed. List up to ten (10) Resources (no more than 150 words total).
Materials * List all the materials, quantity and/or size required to completed the lesson (i.e. LCD projector, 25 sheets of 11" x 17" white poster board). List up to ten (10) Materials (no more than 100 words total).
Procedures * Provide specific instructions in fewer than 2,000 words for implementing the lesson including: set-up and planning directions, teacher presentation and motivation, a step-by-step process for teaching activities, and conclusion. We suggest dividing this into headings such as: Class Session or in categories such as: Background, Introduction, Process, Assessment with headings and an estimated time allotted for each one. Example: Introduction: Review of Artist’s Biography- 10 minutes.
Assessment * Provide suggested means of assessing student comprehension of the material in fewer than 1,000 words. If there is a rubric, please include it here.