This is a three-part lesson, Minorities on the World War Two Home Front, Zoot Suit Riots during World War Two Inquiry Lesson, and finally World War Two Japanese Internment Inquiry Lesson. You can find all three lessons in my store.
A guided reading about Women, African Americans, Native Americans, and Latinos on the World War Two Home Front. I also include links to the trailers of movies that have come out on each one of the topics and ask the kids to rate them.
Bellwork: Use the image and caption to answer the questions below.
Instruction: Read the passage below, watch the movie trailers and answer the questions that follow
Exit Ticket: Do you think the kind of internment that was ordered during World War II could happen in America today? Explain
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