Educational Resources

CURRICULUMS/LESSON PLANS

114Pauli Murray: Fighting Jane and Jim Crow

Lesson plan for 9-12 grade students. Learn about Pauli Murray’s life, accomplishments, and her activism across multiple movements.

The Role of Gay Men and Lesbians in the Civil Rights Movement 

Lesson plan for 9-12 grade students. Learn more about prominent LGBT activists often excluded from the dominant narrative of the Civil Rights Movement. 

*Lesson plans from Teaching Tolerance, a Project of the Southern Poverty Law Center.

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Youth Prophecy Poetry Contest Curriculum

Guide for educators who want to engage youth with Pauli Murray’s life, writing, and work. Contains information about the Youth Prophecy Poetry Contest

 

 

INTERACTIVE ACTIVITIES

360x236_pics_3Pauli Murray Scavenger Hunt

A fun activity designed to encourage people to tour the Pauli Murray murals in Durham and to engage with her life and words. *Created by Katherine Turner, Senior Advisor for IPAS and member of Pauli Murray Project Programming Committee 

 

 

 

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Mapping Civil and Human Rights Activism in Durham, North Carolina

Interactive map detailing prominent locations relating to civil and human rights in Durham through text, photographs, and audio documentary.

 

 

 

Summer-2010-Reading-Group-e1281643087556Proud Shoes Book Club Discussion Questions

Guiding questions for a reading group on Pauli Murray’s Proud Shoes: The Story of an American Family.  

 

 

 

 

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