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A Civil Rights Investigation: Using Primary Sources to Engage Students

Subject: 
US History
Investigate the disappearance of three civil rights workers during the Freedom Summer of 1964 using telephone conversations, oral histories, and documents from the LBJ Presidential Library archives. A lesson plan is included.
Presenters: 

Mallory Lineberger, LBJ Foundation, Austin, TX

Strand/Topic: 
NCSS
Instructional Foci: 
Historical Thinking
Inquiry
Social Justice
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