Unit Goal - another race or races-Diversity the fact of being different or unique-Freedom The power or right to act speak or think as one wants

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Unit Goal Essential Understanding - Individuals such as Martin Luther King, Jr., Rosa Parks, and Jackie  Robinson worked successfully in the past to improve the lives of other  Americans in the United States. Essential Questions - Why were African Americans treated differently in the past? - What did these three famous African Americans contribute to others? - How are people of different ethnic origins and customs united as  Americans?  Essential Knowledge Terms to Know - Segregation: The action or state of setting someone or something apart  from other people or things or being set apart. - Racism: The belief that all members of each race have characteristics or  abilities specific to that race so as to distinguish it as inferior or superior to 
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Unformatted text preview: another race or races.-Diversity: the fact of being different or unique-Freedom: The power or right to act, speak, or think as one wants without restraint.- While people in our communities have different ethnic and cultural origins, they are united as Americans by common principles and traditions. - People contribute to their community by practicing the responsibilities of good citizens. Essential Skills-Collect, organize, and record information.-Gather, classify, and interpret information.-Compare and contrast different personalities, behaviors, and lifestyles.-Explain cause and effect relationships.-Use resource materials to do research....
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This note was uploaded on 07/17/2011 for the course ENGL 241 taught by Professor Wright during the Spring '11 term at George Mason.

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Unit Goal - another race or races-Diversity the fact of being different or unique-Freedom The power or right to act speak or think as one wants

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