Lesson : Heavyweight Punching Muhammad Ali

Overview

This lesson looks at the life of boxing heavyweight Mohammed Ali and how he used his power for good, becoming a role model to many for standing up for civil rights and religious freedoms, and for his courage in facing Parkinson's disease.

Cross curricular links: Literacy

Learning Activities:

  • Writing anti-racist slogans
  • Exploring role models
  • Discussing scenarios where we might need courage
  • Writing humorous poems