Jim Crow is here

The goal of the unit is to help students define Jim Crow Laws in the time period of Arkansas History in the late part of the 19th century and the early part of the 20th century.

Lesson Plan

Courtesy of CALS Butler Center for Arkansas Studies

Grade Level: 5-8 Middle School

Time period: Civil War Through the Gilded Age 1861-1900; Early 20th Century 1901-1940; World War II Through the Civil Rights Era 1941-1967; Modern Era 1968 to Present

Arkansas Academic Standards are subject to revision every six years by the Arkansas Department of Education. The frameworks used in the majority of lesson plans on the Arkansas History Hub are from the 2006 Social Studies Frameworks and the 2007 Arkansas History Amendments and School Library Media Frameworks.

H.6.6.3, RP.6.AH.7-8.4



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