1960s Photo Collage

1960’s Photo Collage

Grade Level: 11th

Subject: US History

Duration: 1 class period

DOK Level: 2

Indiana Standard: USH 2.7, 6.1, 6.2, 6.3, 6.4, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, 7.5, 7.6, 8.2, 8.4, 8.5, 9.3, 9.4

Objective: Students will create a compilation of 20 images from the 1960s and explain the significance of each image.  


  • Ask students to brainstorm different figures, events, and places
  • After having done this, ask students to create a digital photo collage (using a program of their choice) which covers 20 iconic figures, events, and places of the 1960’s
  • Each image should be accompanied by a written explanation of what each image is and why the student feels that image was important

Product or Assessment: Digital photo collage in various forms

Accommodations: Instructor could provide a list of required figures, events, and places

SAMR Level: Augmentation

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