Hey A, you are never out of touch!!! I know how busy you must be to keep up your pace with SLJ & Hewitt; I’ve been reading over aNY Teacher State Edition dated 11/6/08: It contains "a look at the project and special lesson plans for grades4,8 and 11" prepared from an issue of Speak Up & Speak OUt by RFKennedy "Champion of Social Justice. It can be seen I think on www.nysut.org
The headlines cit lesson plan initiative highlights work of Robert F Kennedy; a teacher-led collaboration; RFK’s missionm, commemorating his work; first hand accounts. They have samples of lesson plans. It cites for more of interview with Peter Edelmand etc including audio excerpts see www.nysut.org/rfk. May be something to Blog about of course crediting sources etc. But I thought you might find this useful!!! love momma THe article notes 20 /rfK lesson plan developers. The article says it may be useful for 4,8,11 social studies teachers. check it out!!! See you soon!