Created in partnership with Girl Rising, this teaching idea invites students to engage with the story of a young refugee and to consider the power of storytelling to spark empathy.
These 2-minute film excerpts from Reporter introduce important themes in the film and highlight provocative moments. After watching them, think about the images, words, and phrases that stand out to you. What do you think the filmmakers were trying to achieve?
For National Poetry Month, introduce students to spoken word poetry and explore its power to give voice to issues that impact our communities.
Find the teaching strategies, media, and online resources referenced throughout the Teaching Farewell To Manzanar guide.
Find the teaching strategies, media, and online resources referenced throughout the Warriors Don't Cry memoir teaching guide.