Organizations Black Muslims first started in Detroit in 1930 by Mr. Lynching - Lynching is when an angry mob commits murder. This action enraged the blacks of Montgomery who, under the leadership of Martin Luther King, Jr. A highway patrolman mistakenly struck a bystander with his bully club. This could be a picture book, a song, a story, a skit or anything else they think would be a good way to explain the event to young children. Today this is illegal in the United States. Jim Crow Laws - These were laws passed to enforce segregation based on race.
During the civil rights movement, many activist organizations used forms of civil disobedience, such as sit-ins, as nonviolent protests. Clockwise from top left: W. It was also the last legislation enacted during the civil rights era. Yet many were met with prejudice and scorn upon returning home. Fourteenth Amendment - This amendment defined what it means to be a U. March on Washington More than 200,000 people, black and white, congregated in Washington, D. In the late 1800s and early 1900s, black people were sometimes lynched by mobs without being given a fair trial.
At this point they will be guessing, but the activity will make them think about the word meanings. Poll Tax A fee charged to voters. We know this, and this is the basis for our power. King as a leader and his impact on the civil rights movement using a series of cooperative learning activities and handouts. It allowed federal prosecution of anyone who tried to prevent someone from voting. Then your students can practice those words, play games with them, and even use them as printable handwriting worksheets. Virginia State Board of Elections in 1966.
Racism takes place when one racial group believes it's superior to another, such as some white people believing that they are superior to black people. Desegregation - A process to end segregation in public areas based on race. Integrate: To include people of all races. Suffrage - Suffrage is the right to vote in an election. Unconstitutional: Not in keeping with the basic principles or laws set forth in the constitution of a state or country, especially the Constitution of the United States. What is the best way to do this? Integrate Removing all barriers and placing all groups of people together.
Ask student volunteers to summarize the important events and ideas and clear up any points of confusion. Birmingham Campaign - A number of non-violent protests against segregation held in 1963 in Birmingham, Alabama. They were also mistreated through acts of violence. You can use a printed copy as a recording chart, or use an interactive whiteboard to project the chart while you type directly into it. Boycotts on December 1, 1955, Rosa Parks, a tired seamstress, boarded a bus in Montgomery, Alabama, and sat down in a seat. Boycott: To refuse to buy something or to take part in something as a way of protesting. Jim Crow law noun: any of the laws in the southern United States that treated African Americans as second-class citizens.
The neatest thing is the agility of use the site provides and the search for lessons by grade. It is sometimes called the Indian Bill of Rights. They believe that the only way for blacks to solve their problems is through separation. As a result, she was arrested and fined ten dollars. Americans with Disabilities Act - This law was passed in 1990 giving the disabled the same protections against discrimination as the Civil Rights Act gave based on race, gender, and national origin. Racism can take the form of private acts of racial discrimination or repression; or laws which segregate or in other ways deprive members of a race of civil and political rights and privileges. Discrimination: Prejudice or unjust behavior to others based on differences in age, race, gender, and so on.
Though educated upper-class blacks run the organization, it speaks for all blacks. You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center. A mob attacked one bus, destroying it with an incendiary bomb. Preparation: Print out the and duplicate one set of activity cards for each pair or team of students as the directions specify. The last person to voice an opinion is the person who read the card aloud. It opened national defense jobs and other government jobs to all Americans regardless of race, creed, color or national origin.
By 1959 he had fifty temples in over twenty-two states. The protestors carried placards, sang hymns, chanted protests and listened to speeches, the most famous of which was delivered by Martin Luther King, Jr. Students will sequence the major events in Dr. As the Cold War began, President initiated a civil rights agenda, and in 1948 issued Executive Order 9981 to end discrimination in the military. Another option is to use the cards in small group team discussions. Before, during and after the Civil Rights Movement, black people experienced discrimination because of the color of their skin. Ask them to spread all the cards out in the middle of the team and take turns matching a word card to its corresponding definition.
Next, call on individual students to share what they and their partner discussed. Fifteenth Amendment - This amendment guarantees the right to vote regardless of race. Du Bois, Malcolm X, Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King, Jr. Nouns Creed: A system of beliefs; a guiding belief. Elijah Muhammed was leader of the Black Muslims since 1930.