Author:
Tamara Mouw
Subject:
Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources, Social Studies, Sociology and Anthropology, U.S. History
Material Type:
Lesson
Level:
Middle School, High School
Tags:
  • Immigrant
  • Immigration
  • Resources From Sikh Coalition
  • South Asia
  • Xenophbia
  • License:
    Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike
    Language:
    English
    Media Formats:
    Downloadable docs

    Understanding Sikhs and Sikh American History

    Understanding Sikhs and Sikh American History

    Overview

    In this lesson, students will explore the history and experiences of Sikhs in the United
    States. Through media and historical archives, students will study how the community
    has been impacted by anti-Sikh hate incidents from the early 1900s to the present day.
    More importantly, however, students will analyze how the Sikh community responded to
    these incidents.

    Understanding Sikhs and Sikh American History Lesson Plan

    In this lesson, students will explore the history and experiences of Sikhs in the United
    States. Through media and historical archives, students will study how the community
    has been impacted by anti-Sikh hate incidents from the early 1900s to the present day.
    More importantly, however, students will analyze how the Sikh community responded to
    these incidents.