When Did it Happen? LGBT History Lesson for Grades 9-12


All of your students can benefit from a more comprehensive and inclusive understanding of history. Use this interactive lesson as a fun way to explore a timeline of important people and events in U.S. LGBT history. Increase visibility, challenge stereotypes, encourage critical thinking and connect to people and events in your existing curriculum.


  • Increase student knowledge of LGBT history
  • Increase critical thinking related to the inclusion and exclusion of LGBT history in schools


For use in grades 9-12


35-60 Minutes

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION: You may want to pair this activity with one or more of the interviews and lessons from Unheard Voices:Stories of LGBT History.  


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