There are many Ted Talks about race and injustice, but here I'll list the best talks to pair with The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas. Even better, there's one perfect for the beginning, middle, and end of the novel. This way you can space them out throughout your unit.
As teachers, we hope that every book we put in the hands of our students is a great one, but some students prefer that great story to also be true. For these students, the story takes on greater meaning because it actually happened to a real person. Here's 10 high interest nonfiction titles that I've recently read and would recommend to secondary students.