Grade Range: 7-12Resource Type(s): Lessons & ActivitiesDuration: 100 MinutesDate Posted: 7/7/2008
In this classroom activity, students will research to gather information in order to create a radio broadcast about the five court cases that made up Brown v. Board of Education, and tell the stories of the African Americans from different walks of like who demanded better educational opportunities for their children. This lesson is part of the online exhibition entitled Separate is Not Equal: Brown v. Board of Education.
Cooperative learning, Discovery learning, Experiential learning, Museum education, Self directed groups, Teaching guides
WANN represents a significant moment in American cultural history-the rise of black-oriented broa...
Davis v. the School Board of Prince Edward County, NAACP, Bulah v Gebhart, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Belton v. Gebhart, Segregation, Topeka, Kansas, Clarendon County, South Carolina, desegregation, education, civil rights, Brown v. Board of Education, Briggs v. Elliot, racism, Supreme court, Farmville, Virginia
A fictional story with historic background and photographs depicting students during the period o...
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