Allies in the Fields
Most people are familiar with the Farm Workers Movement but many do not know the long history of resistance in the fields. This activity will provide an introduction into the role Asians and Asian Americans played in providing food across the United States and the pivotal role they played gaining farm worker rights. #APA2018
You will find student instructions for each section on the arrow slide dividers. Click on each for instructions.
Throughout this experience consider the 3 Ys:
- Why might this snapshot of the role of Asians and Asian Americans in the fields matter to me?
- Why might it matter to people around (family, friends, fellow students, community)
- What might it matter to the world?
At the end of this activity focus on what it means to be an ally and revisit your Universe of Obligation activity.
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