Learn about the philosophies, teachings, and actions of Mohandas Gandhi and the non-violent movement towards India’s Independence
HISTORICAL/POLITICAL AWARENESS: Students will develop a better understanding of how colonialism affects countries and can serve as a need for change. Students will also develop a better understanding of the importance of independence and sovereignty.
SOCIAL MOVEMENT: Students will develop a better understanding of why one’s personal beliefs and actions can inspire others in a movement towards meaningful change.
HEROIC CONTEXT: Students will conduct research on the teachings and actions of Mahatma Ghandi and apply their importance to the movement
HISTORICAL CONTEXT: Students will develop an understanding of the origins of the Indian Independence movement as well as key figures prominent in the movement
At the end of this lesson:
- Students will gain an understanding of the effects of colonialism.
- Students will understand what independence means.
- Students will understand how a non-violent approach to social justice can be effective.
- Students will gain an understanding of the teachings of Ghandi.
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