Student will examine the Civil Rights Movement. Students will learn how to challenge and change unjust laws.
Jim Crow legislation
Nobel Peace Prize
EYES ON THE PRIZE (The civil rights movement has been documented in the PBS video series Eyes on the Prize. The 14-part documentary is avilable from PBS Video at 1800-344-3337.
Voices of Freedom, a collection of oral histories, Bantam Books, NY, 1990
The Eyes on the Prize Civil Rights Reader, Penguin Books, 1991.