Created by UMass Lowell graduate student/Methuen High School social studies teacher Stephanie Turmel under the supervision of UMass Distinguished Professor of History Robert Forrant and Lawrence History Center staff (2019). 

Unit Plan #2 : Remembering the Pemberton Mill Tragedy 

Summary: This unit plan will focus on the 1860 Pemberton Mill Tragedy in Lawrence, Massachusetts. 

Essential Questions: Who gets to decide how we remember events in history and in what ways do we remember events in our history?