Defenders of Justice

Instructional Resource

Lesson
Contributed By
Learning for Justice
Keywords
Race & Ethnicity Rights & Activism Identity Justice
Subjects
History-Social Science The Arts
Grade Levels
Grade 3 Grade 4 Grade 5
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Defenders of Justice

Instructional Resource

Lesson

In this lesson, students will investigate “defenders of justice” who fought against racism and changed American attitudes. Their work made possible, years later, something that many doubted would ever happen: the election of an African American as President of the United States.