Chinese American Museum Resources
Family History Scrapbook – a workbook with educational activities exploring and documenting family trees, immigration, food, oral histories, music, and celebrations for students 4th – 8th grade, families, and teachers. Download here.
Hip Hop Language Arts Worksheets – Created in conjunction with the exhibition Don’t Believe the Hype: LA Asian Americans in Hip Hop, students 7th grade and up can analyze lyrics, identify metaphors and similes, and write poetry. Download the worksheets here. The zine includes essays, interviews with artist SWANK and Daryl Chou (Firecracker co-founder / producer), a timeline of Asian American MCs and DJs, educational activities, and commissioned illustrations by Brenda Chi, Kenny Kong, Lorna Xu, and Andy Yoon. Download the complete zine here.
Chinese Historical Society of Southern California’s LA Chinatown Remembered (Microsite)
Los Angeles Conservancy, Exploring Chinatown: Past and Present (PDF Booklet)
Lost LA Curriculum – Anti-Chinese Massacre of 1871: Lesson Plan, Video, and Powerpoint Presentation
SurveyLA Historic Context Statement: Chinese Americans in Los Angeles 1850-1980 (PDF)
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