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CA Social Justice Approach

How do I know I’m part of a group?
What identities do I share with my family? What identities do I have that are different from my family?
How do people show that they are proud of themselves?
Does my identity mean I get to do things other kids can’t, or keep me from doing something?
How can I learn...

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Where I Started: the history of our town

Why is it important to know the history of your town?
What does this town mean to you?
How does the knowledge of how your town started effect how your town is today?
Are there any historical events in this town that effect you?
What are your favorite parts about your town?
Do you know how and why our town...

Grade Level
3-5
Subject
Reading & Language Arts
History
Geography
Arts
Social Justice Domains
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Examining How My Town Influences My Identity

What are a few things you like about the town you live in?
How is your town different than other towns? 
What are some common values the people in your town share?
How is your life easier or more difficult based on who you are or where you were born? 
How has your town influenced your identity? 
How do you...

Grade Level
3-5
Subject
Reading & Language Arts
Geography
Arts
Social Justice Domains
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Home and Identity

1. How does where I live contribute to your identity?
2. If you don't think your home contributes to your identity share why
3.. What kinds of people live around me? 
4. How are these people different from me? How are they similar? 
5. What privileges do I have based on where I live that others don’t?
6. Who lived...

Grade Level
3-5
Subject
Social Studies
History
Geography
Social Justice Domains
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The History of Our City

What do you love about our city/town?
How do you think growing up in a certain area effects our identity?
How are we similar to our neighbors? How are we different?
Do individuals have worse or better experiences in their life depending on what area they grow up in?
How did the individuals within that community effect your identity?
What...

Grade Level
Subject
Reading & Language Arts
Social Studies
History
Geography
Science & Health
Social Justice Domains