Study Units

These three study units include state and national standards, classroom resources/activities, and service-learning ideas. 

1—Oregon is an Inspiration

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...

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2—Heroes are not giant statues framed against a red sky

Classroom learning focuses on helping students understand the Beach Bill, the Bottle Bill, the Bicycle Bill and Land Use Planning, and Tom...

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3—Let’s Dare to Try Things

When a national news reporter asked Tom McCall why things are different in Oregon, he replied, “There’s a spirit here that says, let’s dare to try things. Let’s see why you can do things, rather than let’s see why you can’t.”

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