CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT
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Discusses Jim Crow laws, Plessy v. Ferguson, the Brown decision, school integration, Rosa Parks and the bus boycott, sit-ins, the March on Washington, civil rights legislation, violence against protesters, the Black Power movement, and affirmative action. Activities: writing "eyewitness" diary entries, creating a children’s book on the civil rights movement, and role-playing famous figures in a debate.
This title is part of the series: BACKWARDS PLANNING CURRICULUM UNITS: U.S. History
Social Studies School Service