ERIC Number: ED068395
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Sep
Reference Count: 0
The Negro in American History: A Series of Episodes.
Nashville - Davidson County Metropolitan Public Schools, TN.
This teacher's kit contains a series of lessons on black history that can be integrated into regular 8th- and 11th-grade American history courses. Each lesson includes a student card containing basic reading material, with appropriate activities, and a teacher card providing additional information and/or suggestions for class discussion. Although the coverage of black history is not comprehensive, 37 lessons are included: Prejudice; Semantics Is the Name of the Game; Great Civilizations of Africa; Explorers; Slave Trade; Servitude in the New World; The Two Benjamins; The Constitution and the Negro; Jefferson on Slavery; The Story of Joseph Cinque; Plantation Life; The "Free" Negro; Negro Resistance to Slavery; The Abolition Movement; The Underground Railroad; The Negro in the Civil War Era; Lincoln on Slavery; Reconstruction and the Negro; Products of Reconstruction; Status of the Negro in 1877; Education for the Negro; The Black Church; The Black Cowboy; Who Is Jim Crow?; Booker T. and W.E.B.; The Niagara Movement; Migration of the Negro; The Various Lives of the Ku Klux Klan; Harlem Renaissance; The Depression and the New Deal; Brown vs. the Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas; Non-violence; Branches of Freedom; The Black Muslims; The Black Panthers; Status of the Black in the Service; and The Black American as Scientist and Inventor. (GC)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Nashville - Davidson County Metropolitan Public Schools, TN.