“Voices Be Heard” From Caste System to Charleston

This unit focuses on explaining change and continuity over time and across cultures. The purpose of this unit is to engage 6th grade students in examining both historical and contemporary inequities that exist within social structures. These lessons will address multiple components from the profile of a South Carolina graduate. The components that the lesson will address from World Class Skills are Critical Thinking and Problem Solving, Collaboration and Teamwork, and Communication, information, Media and Technology. The components that the lesson will address from Life and Career Characteristics are integrity, global perspective and perseverance.

South Carolina Department of Education
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SC African American History Calendar
3 - 4 60 minute classes
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