The Lavender Scare: Constructed Fear of "Homosexuals"

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This comprehensive, multi-media inquiry unit connects the laws and policies regarding employment of “homosexuals” in government positions and its implications on society and historical perspective. Inclusion of this unit of inquiry is recommended when teaching The Red Scare (McCarthyism).

This unit includes background information, essential question, discussion questions, inquiry process guide (using primary and secondary sources), activity, intersection, extension lesson, connection to recent event, assessment, printable inquiry guide poster and access points in multiple disciplines.

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1. Students will be able to make connections between this unit and the influence of government policy on society’s ideas about morality and privacy
2. Students will be able to defend their position on the case study through oral discussions and writing using knowledge of federal laws and government policy and why laws evolve and change
3. Students will be able to integrate and evaluate multiple sources of information in order to answer the case study essential question and discussion questions
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2 Days

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