Lesson Plans

Governor Tom McCall left an indelible mark on Oregonians. We go to other states and shake our heads at the soft drink bottles and cans that get thrown in the garbage. We take for granted that we can play on Oregon's beaches, and don't understand how it is that in other places, individuals actually own the beaches, disallowing public use. 

Who is Tom McCall?

Essential Questions: Who is Tom McCall? How do Tom McCall's decisions, policies and rhetoric impact the lives of Oregon's young people today?

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What do we love about Oregon?

Essential Questions: Who is Tom McCall? How do Tom McCall's decisions, policies and rhetoric impact the lives of Oregon's young people today? What did he love about Oregon? What do we love about Oregon?

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Environmental Leader of the Nation (?)

Essential Questions: Who is Tom McCall? How do Tom McCall's decisions, policies and rhetoric impact the lives of Oregon's young people today? Why is Oregon considered an environmental leader for the nation?

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A Mighty Responsibility

Essential Questions: Who is Tom McCall? How do Tom McCall's decisions, policies and rhetoric impact the lives of Oregon's young people today? What are my responsibilities as an Oregonian?

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