Civil Rights and Education (Middle School / Kansas & US History)

Creator:
Jeremy Neuenschwander
Iola Middle School
Iola, Kansas

Topic:
Kansas & US History

Grade:
Middle School

 

Abstract:
In this unit a variety of topics and disciplines will be covered relating to civil rights in America from 1850 to present.  Important events that will be covered include Dred Scott, The Gettysburg Address, 13th,14th, and 15th amendments, Plessey v. Ferguson, Jim Crow Laws, Brown v. BOE, Civil Rights movements of the 60’s, and finally Martin Luther King and his “I have a dream” speech.  A thorough discussion of the progression of civil rights

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