Loyal American: Fred Korematsu | BRI’s Homework Help Series
In this Homework Help narrative, learn the story of Fred Korematsu and his lifelong struggle for justice for himself and the thousands of Japanese-Americans wrongfully interned by the U.S. government during World War II.
Loyal American: Fred Korematsu, Japanese Internment, and Self-Sacrifice
In this lesson, students will learn about how Fred Korematsu decided to sacrifice himself to fight against Japanese-American internment during World War II. They will also determine ways in which they can sacrifice their own needs and desires for causes that are important.
Korematsu v. United States and Japanese Internment DBQ
Use this lesson to have students explore the challenges to civil liberties faced by Japanese Americans in internment camps during WWII.
Korematsu v. U.S. (1944)
Case background and primary source documents concerning the Supreme Court case of Korematsu v. United States. Dealing with President Franklin Roosevelt's Executive Order 9066 and the relocation of Japanese Americans during World War II, this lesson asks students to assess the Supreme Court's decision in Korematsu v. United States.