Students explore the relationship between the individual and society by creating identity charts for a contemporary novelist, a children's book character, and themselves.
Get the print or PDF version of our unit designed to a lunch a course on US history, literature, or civics through an investigation of identity.
This resource provides writing prompts and strategies that align Choices in Little Rock with the expectations of the Common Core State Standards.
This resource provides writing prompts and strategies that align Civil Rights Historical Investigations with the expectations of the Common Core State Standard.
Students consider the power of historical symbols as they investigate the 2015 controversy over the Confederate flag in South Carolina and then draw connections to the violence in Charlottesville.
View lessons created by Facing History to help educators share the PBS and Citizen Film documentary American Creed with their students. These lesson plans bring together teaching strategies, videos, and activities that will help you explore themes such as common ideals and national identity.