Monday, May 6

New Unit: Civil Rights Movement

  1. Circle Map- Question: Explain how the Emmett Till case helped to spark the Civil Rights Movement.
  2. Video:  Primary Resource
  3. The Untold Story of Emmett Till
  4. SWBAT: explain how the Emmett Till case influenced the start of the Civil Rights Movement.
  5. SWBAT: examine specific details in this paramount case that helped bring Civil Rights to blacks living in the South.
  6. NOTE:  further reading that is excellent is the Death of Innocence by Mamie Till Bradley. She is the mother of Emmett Till. Have your box of Kleenex ready if you read it!

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