Lesson Plan

Plessy v. Ferguson & the Roots of Segregation

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How far in the past do the roots of Jim Crow and segregation extend? Young historians closely consider this question using detailed PowerPoint slides as a basis for discussion rather than lecture, culminating in an activity where class members create an exhibit for a museum on segregation.

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CCSS: Adaptable
Classroom Considerations
  • Follow the instructions on the first slide of the presentation to acquire an editable version of the PowerPoint
  • Best teaching practices and engaging activities are incorporated throughout the lesson
  • Offers an excellent listing of questions as the instructor progresses through the PowerPoint presentation
  • Several informational worksheets and all necessary activity handouts/guidelines are included
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