High School Lesson Plans
Lesson Plans by SC Educators
(recently added are listed first)
Teaching Supreme Court Cases on Civil Rights with Primary Sources from the Library of Congress
This website offers teachers primary sources from the Library of Congress, instructional activity, and additional sources to show students how to trace the change in the opinion of the Supreme Court on the rights of African Americans during the 19th and 20th centuries.
Civil Rights in Charleston
The focus of this website is to put faces on the struggles in Charleston, SC. Using primary sources from the Library of Congress site, this site attempts to educate through the use of video clips, photographs, and other primary and secondary sources, about the events and people that played a vital role in Charleston’s modern Civil Rights struggles and triumphs. This topic aligns with South Carolina US history standard 8.1 for the high schools.