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Jim Crow Laws PowerPoint
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  • Reconstruction
  • Middle School
Resources on Jim Crow laws in the Southern United States. Graphic organizer for students to take notes on the effects of Jim Crow on African...
Rosa Parks Lesson Plan: A Quest for Equal Protection
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This Rosa Parks lesson plan asks students to revisit the well-known story of a figure in the civil rights movement—Rosa Parks—through the primary...
Riot/Imitation of Life Study Guide
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Study Guides for Riot, a novel (in play format) by Walter Dean Myers with a short essay assignments. (The story is about a young bi-racial girl who...
1619 Project: Anniversary of Slavery in America
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
Listen to this podcast and find accompanying teaching resources: The first shipload of enslaved people reached the American colonies four hundred...
Black Disabled History Project
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
Pennsylvania DOE
In this lesson, students will be invited to research a famous Black Disabled person, either from history or modern day. Students will work in groups...
People Power Section 4: The US Civil Rights Movement Lesson Plan
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  • Rights and Responsibilities of Citizens
  • High School
People Power is a multi-media resource that fosters student exploration of how engaged citizens change the world. All six sections are common-core...
People Power Section 6: Birmingham, Alabama
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  • Rights and Responsibilities of Citizens
  • High School
People Power is a multi-media resource that fosters student exploration of how engaged citizens change the world. All six sections are common-core...
Civil Rights Leadership worksheet
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  • Informative/Explanatory Writing
  • Middle School
After viewing the PBS video on Whitney Young, Jr., students will answer a series of questions pertaining to leadership styles that ultimately led to...
African American History in the United States
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS, HS
EDSITEment offers a comprehensive collection of free NEH-supported and EDSITEment-developed lessons for K-12 classrooms on African American history...
Teaching For Change - Promise of Change
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  • Civil Rights Movement
  • High School
SHARED READING: Jo Ann Allen Boyce is a real person. She is a living witness to a turbulent time in American history. Her story is documented and...