Technostudies

Technology, Leadership, and Ethnic Studies

LA Riots – Would you join?

If you saw a riot in progress, and people were stealing and running wild, would you join, even though you know it is wrong?

Would you join?

Would you join?

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LA Riots and Rodney King

What do you know about the LA Riots of 1992? Have you heard any stories from your family? Do you know who Rodney King is?

Rodney King being beaten by the police.

Rodney King being beaten by the police.

Rodney King asking people to be peaceful during the LA Riots in 1992.

Rodney King asking people to be peaceful during the LA Riots in 1992.

Watts Riots

What would you riot for? What might happen that could cause you to riot? Why would a riot start today?

What would you riot for?

What would you riot for?

Where is your family from?

Where is your family originally from?
Why did they come to LA?
How did they get here?

Where is your family originally from? Why did they come to LA? How did they get here?

Where is your family originally from? Why did they come to LA? How did they get here?

Los Angeles

Based on what you know, who founded Los Angeles? What race were they? What gender were they? When was it founded? Who might have lived here before? Explain your answer.

Who founded LA?

Who founded LA?

South Central

Next unit, we will be studying about the history of South Central, Los Angeles. When we study South Central, what is one thing you would like to learn about?

What do you want to learn about South Central, Los Angeles?

What do you want to learn about South Central, Los Angeles?

Website

Is your website almost done? How has it turned out? Does it have an address yet? If so, what is the address? What is the best part about the website you made?

Is your website almost done?

Is your website almost done?