Author(s)
Amanda Christy Brown, The New York Times Learning Network
Kristin McGinn Mahoney , The New York Times Learning Network

Grades: 6-8, 9-12
Subjects: Current Events, Global History
Interdisciplinary Connections

Overview of Lesson Plan: In this lesson, students read an article exploring U.S.-Iran relations on the anniversary of the 30th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution of 1979, research the events of that period, and write historical fiction based on photographs of Iran then and now.

Lesson Plan