Help students learn more about U.S. and Colorado history through an interactive story and foldable booklet that asks readers to guess what will happen next.
In this download, you will get a foldable booklet with directions. The short story in it is based on the life of a real kid in 1946 Denver, Colorado. The main character of the story is "you," the reader.
One afternoon in the summer of 1946 is shown through the life of Axel K. Johnson, Jr. and his friends and is backed by research. As students navigate their way through this historical moment, they will better understand the term segregation and how institutional prejudice affects everyone..
This foldable booklet is a fun way for students to learn more about "Kids in Colorado History," which is part of the "Kids in U.S. History" series.
1946 Denver - Swimming in Prejudice is a "What Will You Do?” story in the "Kids in Colorado History" series. It is copyrighted ©2017 by S. Kay Seifert. Parents and teachers may reproduce the activities in this Simple Literature product for personal use in public, private, or home-school classrooms or for their family. No part of this manuscript and curricula may be included in printed, Web, digital, or any form of print, Web, digital, cloud, or electronic curricula, or distributed, personally, electronically, via the cloud, or commercially without the express written permission of S. Kay Seifert. All rights reserved. First printing, 2017.