These brief video segments can be used alone or in combination, to introduce a topic or to spark discussion among your students. These videos are also used in the lesson plan “Realities of Life in the Jim Crow Era” (Grades 8-11).
Excerpts from Finding Your Roots Episode 7.
Growing up under Jim Crow in Piedmont, West Virginia and Chattanooga, Tennessee
Growing up under Jim Crow in Birmingham, Alabama
Growing up under Jim Crow in Grapeland, Texas