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African American History Volume I

African American History Volume I
African American History Volume I
African American History Volume I
African American History Volume I
African American History Volume I
African American History Volume I
African American History Volume I
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Reading Through History is pleased to present African American History: Volume One. This is a collaborative effort by two Oklahoma classroom teachers with over thirty years of teaching experience at the secondary level. It includes 159 pages of student activities related to the major figures and events of African American history from the Middle Passage up to Jackie Robinson's breakthrough in Major League Baseball. The workbook is divided into eight complete units. This is the go-to resource for any teacher in need of information or student reading activities in a U.S. History class, or African American Studies. This resource manual is sure to be a perfect fit for any classroom, whether it be elementary school, middle school, or high school. There are 37 reading lessons in all, and each has several pages of student activities to accompany the reading, including multiple choice questions, guided reading activities, vocabulary exercises, and student response essay questions.

Table of Contents:

Early History:

Triangular Trade & The Middle Passage
African Americans in the American Revolution
The Slave Codes & Nat Turner’s Rebellion


A Day in the Life of a Slave
Harriet Tubman
Harriet Tubman (continued)
The Underground Railroad
The Fugitive Slave Act of 1850
The Dred Scott Decision

The Abolitionist Movement:

Uncle Tom’s Cabin
The Abolitionists
Frederick Douglass Sojourner Truth

The Civil War & Post-Civil War Years:

The 54th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment
The Emancipation Proclamation
The 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments
Buffalo Soldiers
Hiram Revels

1890 to 1920:

Plessy v. Ferguson
The Jim Crow Laws
Booker T. Washington
George Washington Carver

The 1920s & The Harlem Renaissance:

The Tulsa Race Riot
The Great Migration
The Harlem Renaissance
Langston Hughes
W.E.B. DuBois
Marcus Garvey & James Weldon Johnson


Louis Armstrong
Duke Ellington
The Cotton Club

The 1930s and 1940s:

Jesse Owens
Joe Louis
The Tuskegee Airmen
Jackie Robinson

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Total Pages
159 pages
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