Civil Rights 17: Origin of Jim Crow Name

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Learn the origins of the term “Jim Crow.”  Use this video with Teacher Tool 238: Jim Crow Oral History Activity and Student Tool 48: Jim Crow Oral History Activity.

Student Tools

Student Tool 48: Jim Crow Oral History Activity

Use this student tool with learning activities tied to the following Educate.Today videos:
Civil Rights 17: Origin of Jim Crow Name
Civil Rights 18: Story of Segregation—Baseball
Civil Rights 19: Story of Segregation—Attending Church
Civil Rights 20: Story of Segregation—In the Military
Civil Rights 21: Story of Segregation—Where You’re Not Welcome
Civil Rights 22: Story of Segregation—The Woolworth Brown Bag
Civil Rights 23: Story of Segregation—Betty and Bob
Civil Rights 24: Story of Segregation—I’ll Be Alone

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Student Tool 66: Video Reflection Worksheet

Students can use this activity on their own to share their learning and insights about any video they watch independently, and this Student Tool can also be used in conjunction with Teacher Tool 318: Sharing Your Insights Through A Reflection Worksheet as part of a classroom or homeschool activity. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.

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Teacher Tools

Teacher Tool 238: Jim Crow Oral History Activity

This learning activity is designed to be used with the following Educate.Today videos:
1. Civil Rights 17: Origin of Jim Crow Name
2. Civil Rights 18: Story of Segregation—Baseball
3. Civil Rights 19: Story of Segregation—Attending Church
4. Civil Rights 20: Story of Segregation—In the Military
5. Civil Rights 21: Story of Segregation—Where You’re Not Welcome
6. Civil Rights 22: Story of Segregation—The Woolworth Brown Bag
7. Civil Rights 23: Story of Segregation—Betty and Bob
8. Civil Rights 24: Story of Segregation—I’ll Be Alone
Student Tool 48 is also provided on this web page and in the document for student use.

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Teacher Tool 317: Cross Curricular Activity--Sharing Insights Through a Journal Entry

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Interdisciplinary activity that invites students to write a journal entry that shares learning and insights they gained by watching the video. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.

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Teacher Tool 318: Cross Curricular Activity--Video Reflection

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Interdisciplinary activity that invites students to complete a reflection worksheet to share learning and insights they gained by watching the video. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.

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Teacher Tool 319: Cross Curricular Activity--Sharing Learning Verbally

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Interdisciplinary activity that invites students to share learning and insights they gained by watching the video through verbal sharing and conversation. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.

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Teacher Tool 320: Vocabulary Interesting to Me

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, invites students to increase their vocabulary by selecting, and learning the definitions of, words in the video that are unknown and/or interesting to them. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.

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Teacher Tool 321: Vocabulary Activity

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, asks students to listen for certain vocabulary words you have selected and define them in two ways: 1) contextually based on what they think the definition might be based on what they learn in the video; and 2) through a dictionary to either confirm or refine their contextual definition. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.

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