Lesson Plans

Looking for lesson plans? We've got them! The Mosaic Templars Cultural Center offers reproducible lesson plans related to Arkansas's African American history for classroom use.

All materials listed below are free and available for downloading as PDF files.

MTCC LESSON PLANS

 Lesson Plan - Mosaic Templars of America Lesson Plan - Mosaic Templars of America (2046 KB)
This lesson plan highlights the achievements of the Mosaic Templars of America and their contributions to Arkansas history. This lesson plan features cross-curricular activities. Suitable for grades K-12.

Lesson Plan - Little Rocks West Ninth Street Lesson Plan - Little Rocks West Ninth Street (1254 KB)  

This lesson plan focuses on Little Rock's black business district. This lesson plan features cross-curricular activities, including math and science activities. Suitable for grades K-12

Lesson Plan - Meet the Artist: Isaac Scott Hathaway Lesson Plan - Meet the Artist: Isaac Scott Hathaway (877 KB)  

This lesson plan reviews the nationally recognized art of African American sculptor, ceramicist, and illustrator Isaac Scott Hathaway. Hathaway created sculptures of notable African Americans from Arkansas. Suitable for grades K-12.

Lesson Plan - Exploring Community History: Oral History Lesson Plan - Exploring Community History: Oral History (1128 KB)  

This lesson plan introduces students to the techniques of oral history and how it can be used to record community history. Suitable for grades K-12.


TEACHER SHARED LESSON PLANS

Other teachers  and community members created these lesson plans, and we are sharing them. These plans do not necessarily reflect Mosaic Templars Cultural Center. 

Lesson Plan - Composers Florence Price and William Grant Still - 5th grade Lesson Plan - Composers Florence Price and William Grant Still - 5th grade (152 KB)  

This lesson plan introduces students to Florence Price and William Grant Still as important composers with Arkansas cultural heritage for students at a 5th grade level.

Lesson Plan - Composers Florence Price and William Grant Still - High School Lesson Plan - Composers Florence Price and William Grant Still - High School (182 KB)

This lesson plan introduces students to Florence Price and William Grant Still as important composers with Arkansas Cultural heritage for students in grades 9-12.

 

Teachers, if you have any lesson plans that you would like to share with the community, please submit them to the director of education at [email protected] with the subject heading “Contribution – Lesson plan sharing.”