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A New Generation of Barbie


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1. What is the new campaign that Barbie has launched?

2. What is the significance of having a Barbie in honor of Fracisca Mardones?

3. What are some other improvements and/or ideas that Barbie should consider to continue promoting diversity?


Students will be able to prove the big idea “diversity and inclusivity is beneficial to communities” by analyzing the article “A New Generation of Barbie” and researching census data to write an opinion piece.

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