2015-02-02


  • Read:  Laugh with a Giraffe & Percy Gets Upset
  • Check-out books
  • Watch: Giraffes Can't Dance
KDG
  • Alphabet City by Stephen T. Johnson.
    A wordless book of pictures demonstrating letters of the alphabet as seen around the city.
    Use ppt projector and file to show the scanned images of the book and the overlay of each letter.
    z::\leesons\KDG\alphabet city.ppt
1st
2nd
  • Read: "Some men are born to greatness, others have greatness thrust upon them" T. Roosevelt 
    Lesson on Rosa Parks

    Discussion:  How does this quote exemplify this simple woman who was simply too tired to stand up on a bus?

    Exercise:  Discussion of the history of Rosa Parks and her impact on the inception of the Civil Rights Movement.  How does MLK play  into her act of defiance?

    Materials Needed:  Rosa by Nikki Giovanni
     
 


3rd
  • Discussion:  Origins of Black History Month

    Exercise:  Preview some questions on the history of Black History Month.   Watch three minute video through www.historychannel.com and review the answers.

    Materials Needed:  Access to LCD projector.  z:\Lessons\Holidays\Black History\The Beginning of Black History Month.ppt file.

4th
  • Discussion:  Origins of Black History Month

    Exercise:  Preview some questions on the history of Black History Month.   Watch three minute video through www.historychannel.com and review the answers.

    Materials Needed:  Access to LCD projector.  z:\Lessons\Holidays\Black History\The Beginning of Black History Month.ppt file.

5th
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