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Exploring Social Justice with “One Life: Marian Anderson” and “In Mid-Sentence.”

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Language Arts And English +2 Age Levels Elementary (9 to 12 years old), Middle School (13 to 15 years old), High School (16 to 18 years old)

This learning lab is rooted in exploring the concept of social justice and activism through biography and curation. This learning lab explores the power of one's narrative being shown through multiple artifacts in order to paint a bigger and more accurate picture of their role in social justice and activism. 

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In Mid-Sentence

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Angela Davis

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Jackie Robinson

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Huey Newton

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Diane Arbus

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Murray Gell-Mann

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Mercedes Matter and Philip Guston

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Lotte Jacobi and Barbara Morgan

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Hans Hofmann

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John F. Kennedy

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Muhammad Ali

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Lee Strasberg and Morris Carnovsky

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Althea Gibson

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Joseph McCarthy and Roy Cohn

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Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Margaret Mead

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George Bush

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Julian Bond (with Leroy Johnson)

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Mercury Seven Astronauts

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Nelson Rockefeller and Ronald Reagan

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Marian Anderson and Leonard Bernstein

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One Life: Marian Anderson

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Marian as a Child

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Marian Anderson, Clef Club

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Marian Anderson at Lincoln Memorial

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Marian Anderson/William Henry Johnson

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Marian Anderson and Leonard Bernstein

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Marian Anderson, New York

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Marian Anderson / Beauford Delaney

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Marian Anderson / Brian Lanker

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Key Concepts in History

Asia Stanislaus