Ruth Bader Ginsburg Multimedia Resources and Lesson Plan for Teachers
Ruth Bader Ginsburg is an Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court. Ginsburg took the oath of office on August 10, 1993. She is the second female justice of the Supreme Court.
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's resilience is particularly inspiring to me; she has demonstrated time and again that she will not be stopped by constricting gender roles.
During law school, Ginsburg, or RBG, supported both her and her husband Marty’s studies after he was diagnosed with cancer.
Students watch the trailer for RBG, winner of the Special Hero Award at the 2018 MY HERO International Film Festival. Then consider the discussion questions and activity.
At the age of 84, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a breathtaking legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon.
2. What obstacles did Ruth Bader Ginsburg face becoming a lawyer and Supreme Court Justice?
3. Do you know someone in your family or community who has overcome obstacles in their life or career? Share his or her story with MY HERO.
The Ruth Bader Ginsburg lesson plan was created by MY HERO Teacher and Learning Circle Director Laura Nietzer.
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Organizer created on 7/10/2019 11:03:39 AM by Laura Nietzer
Last edited 11/7/2019 10:26:51 AM by Laura Nietzer