This is a 12 slide, highly animated, power point presentations on a Landmark Supreme Court Case - Plessy v. Ferguson that challenged the "separate by equal clause" that became law in 1892. Each of the presentation slides are editable so you can change it to fit your individual needs.
The presentation looks at who Plessy was, the one drop rule, who his associates were, events leading up to the lawsuit, the Jim Crow Laws, the Constitutional issue of the case, the decision of the Supreme Court, the decision of the Court and a questions for students to provide their thoughts on the law.
The presentation covers the following:
Who is Homer Plessy?
The “one drop” rule
Events Leading up to the Lawsuit
Events Leading up to the Lawsuit (cont)
Jim Crow Laws
The Constitutional Issue
Decision of the Supreme Court
Impact of the Supreme Court's Decision
Did the Supreme Court Get it Right?
What if Racial Segregation Never Ended?
This is one of many power point presentations I offer in my store under the heading.... Landmark Supreme Court Cases.