1900-1924

 

Biographies of Women Activists

Type: Profile     Grade Level: 5-6, 7-9, 10-12, Adult

Transportation Protests: 1841 to 1966

Type: Article     Grade Level: 5-6, 7-9, 10-12, Adult
Examples of protests of discrimination on transportation from the 19th and 20th centuries.

American Congo: The African American Freedom Struggle in the Delta

Type: Book – Non Fiction     Grade Level: 10-12, Adult
Nan Woodruff argues that the African Congo under Belgium's King Leopold II is an apt metaphor for the Delta of the early twentieth century.

Teaching About Race and the Media

Type: Lesson     Grade Level: 7-9, 10-12
Readings related to the reporting in the 1950s and 60s in regards to the Civil Rights Movement in Mississippi with a protocol to engage participants in a discussion.

Land Stolen From Black Americans Through Racism, Violence and Murder

Type: Article     Grade Level: 10-12, Adult
Examples of land stolen from Black Americans

Zinn Education Project

Type: Website     Grade Level: 2-4, 5-6, 7-9, 10-12, Adult
Lessons and other resources for K-12 for teaching peoples history.

Gallery Walk on the History of Education in Mississippi Through the Lens of Race

Type: Lesson     Grade Level: 7-9, 10-12, Adult
Gallery walk on the history of education and race in Mississippi.

DOVE - Desegregation of Virginia Education

Type: Website     Grade Level: 10-12
Website with collections about the history of Virginia's school desegregation process.

Defining the Struggle: National Organizing for Racial Justice, 1880-1915

Type: Book – Non Fiction     Grade Level: Adult
Susan D. Carle, 2013 Vital history of late 19th and early 20th century organizing that laid the groundwork for modern Civil Rights Movement.

101 Changemakers: Rebels and Radicals Who Changed US History

Type: Book – Biographies     Grade Level: 7-9, 10-12
Student-friendly profiles of people who have fought for social justice in U.S. history. By Michele Bolling and Dao X. Tran.