Civil Rights in the English Speaking world is a project for intended for the course English 6 (ENGENG06), but it can be used for other levels of English learning as well.
Fetch as pdf: Civil rights Eng6
A suggestion is to introduce the theme Civil Rights with Martin Luther King Jr. and his famous speech;
“I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed: We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal.” Listen to the speech, read the full text and more on the page Martin Luther King Jr. and Civil Rights
For teachers: You find the instructions and lesson plan for Civil Rights as well as other themes and work units at the page Assignments and lesson plans. You are free to use and share all of the documents.