The Civil Rights Movement Powerpoint

Grade Levels
5th - 9th
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  • PPTX
24 pages
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This is the powerpoint I use to set up our civil rights timeline project, as presented at NCSS. This powerpoint includes vocabulary, context of the movement, instructions for the project, and an introduction to each event. This powerpoint could also be edited and used to teach each event.

Events/topics covered:

Mendez v. Westminster

Brown v. Board of Education

The Murder of Emmett Till

The Montgomery Bus Boycott

The Integration of Central High School

The Greensboro Sit-ins

The Freedom Rides

March on Washington

Birmingham church bombing

The Children’s March

Freedom Summer

The Selma March

The Civil Rights Acts of 1964

The Black Panther Party

East LA Walkouts

UFW Delano Grape Strike & Boycott

Total Pages
24 pages
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