Jim Crow PowerPoint + Plessy v. Ferguson Primary Source Activity - African Americans in the Gilded Age
- Jim Crow PowerPoint with presenter notes discusses how Jim Crow laws systematically dismantled the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments to African Americans in the South, denying them of rights gained after the Civil War and Reconstruction. A short video summary and responses by to Booker T. Washington and W.E.B Du Bois end the PowerPoint.
Included is Plessy v. Ferguson Primary Source Activity
that teaches students about one of the worst Supreme Court decisions in history, forcing African Americans to live with Jim Crow laws for the following 50 years. Students are guided through the case while examining excerpts of the Supreme Court decision. This can be used in class or as homework as it’s a completely stand alone assignment. This is also perfect for substitute teacher plans. And of course, a key is included.
Topics included in this Beautiful Bundle:
Debt Peonage(Debt Bondage)
Jim Crow Laws
Civil Rights Cases of 1883
Plessy v. Ferguson
Literacy test, poll taxes
Booker T. Washington
W.E.B. Du Bois
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Jim Crow PowerPoint
Jim Crow Bundle