ERIC Number: ED289754
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Susan B. Anthony Birthday Celebration Kit.
Michigan State Dept. of Education, Lansing. Office for Sex Equity.
This kit was developed as a resource for teachers who wish to supplement their curriculum with activities designed to highlight the contributions to women to U.S. history. Section one contains 11 activities focusing on the life of Susan B. Anthony. The activities were designed to be used in different curriculum areas or independently. In activities focusing on the Susan B. Anthony coin, students are taught to make change and to recognize this coin. Language activities include a crossword puzzle, various types of word puzzles, and letter scrambles. The Anthony trial is highlighted through suggestions for the enactment of a mock trial and an account of the Anthony trial proceedings. Section two is a reference section that contains a background reading for the teacher, along with additional biographical references, and an additional list of suggested activities for classroom, library, and discussion. Appended are keys for the activities. (SM)
Descriptors: Civil Rights, Class Activities, Educational Games, Elementary Education, Instructional Materials, Puzzles, Sex Bias, Sex Discrimination, Social Studies, United States History, Womens Studies
Office for Sex Equity, Michigan Department of Education, P.O. Box 30008, Lansing, MI 48909 (Attention: Kit).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Michigan State Dept. of Education, Lansing. Office for Sex Equity.