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Rosa Parks Changed the Rules

Students will learn about Rosa Parks and respond upon hearing her story.

Units on African-American Culture

What is culture?

Melba Pattillo and Ruby Bridges: Two Heroes of School Integration

In this lesson, students read the recollections of two women who were among the pioneers of school integration in the Deep South.

Is Racism Dead?

Students explore the events of 1957 and 1958 at Little Rock High School, conduct a survey of racial harmony at their school, create a graph displaying the results of the survey, discuss racial attitudes today.

African-American Hall of Fame

Students will complete a research project on an African American hero.