Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Lesson Activities
Activity 1: Learn to Dissent like RBG
Students learn the meaning of “dissent” and how to create an argument for their own dissent.
How to Dissent Like RBG,
Ruth Bader Ginsburg & Dissents: What’s a Dissent?
Activity 2: Edpuzzle Video:
Top 10 Amazing Facts About Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Students watch the EdPuzzle video and answer the questions.
Note: The teacher will not be able to record answers unless he/she has a free EdPuzzle.com account.
Activity 3: Student Presentation
Article: Eight Ways RBG Made Strides for Women
Students read a portion of the article, summarize the content, and present to the class.
- Print the article or give students the link.
- Divide students into groups and assign one to two of the items from the article to each group.
- Have the group read and make notes on each of their assigned items in order to present to the class what they have learned.