1. African American students went to an all whilte school (desegregation). 2. Basically, a riot began 3. The military was brought in for the safety of the African Americans
What happened at the Little Rock Nine school after Brown v Board of Ed was decided?
Who broke the race barrier in professional sports?
Who refused to give up her seat on a bus in Montgomery, AL
African Americans refused to use the transit (bus) system
What took place during the Montgomery Bus Boycott?
Martin Luther King Jr
Who gave the speech titled "I Have A Dream"?
What group used violence to promote African American Rights?
The right to vote
What does suffrage mean?
National Woman's Party
NWP stands for _____________.
Which amendment gave women the right to vote?
A greedy person, only thinking about himself.
At the beginning of Schindler's List, what kind of person is Oskar Schindler?
What races (groups of people) did Martin Luther King Jr try to help?
Jewish, Gypsies, and Homosexuals
The holocaust involved the murder of which groups of people?
They put rocks on Schindler's grave
At the end of Schindler's List, what do the Jews do?
Women protested, had parades, and had hunger strikes.
What types of activities did the NWP do in order to gain attention for their cause?
Be able to pick a clip (Mary Poppins, Iron Jawed Angels, or Mr. Dudeman) and explain what you learned from it about women's suffrage (voting rights).Be able to write at least a paragraph
Movie clips essay: 10 points
Be a Critic!! Write 2 paragraphs highlighting the good/positive parts of the movie. Write 2 paragraphs highlighting the bad/negatives parts of the movie. BE VERY SPECIFIC !! Rank the movie out of 5 possible stars and explain your ranking.
Schindler's list essay: 20 points