This offering includes FIVE COMPLETE lessons from InspirEd Educators that make a perfect week-long teaching unit for Black History Month! Lesson topics include the following: examining social problems faced by African Americans since Jim Crow, notable people and events of the Civil Rights Movement, researching laws such as the Civil Rights Acts of 1965 and 1968 to foster equality in America, discrimination today, the election of Barack Obama, and a mini-project to examine continued problems today for African Americans. See the free product download for detailed information about all five lessons. Each lesson includes a warm up, teacher instructions, all student handouts and activities, and teacher answer keys (where applicable. You'll be amazed at the quality of these lessons that enable you to give students a deep understanding of the topics!