Experiencing Segregation–Losing a Friend
Grades: 3 - 5

Video Description: Sister Mary Antona Ebo shares a story of segregation.

Type of Video: Segment*
Unique Video ID: DCivil Rights-116**

Quick Ideas for Using the Video:

  • Have learners view this segment and place themselves in Sister Mary Antona Ebo’s situation. How would they feel and react if a friend treated them in the same way?
  • Provide the video as an option for students researching their own project or video focused on discrimination, segregation, civil rights, or a similar topic.


*Segment videos are short excerpts edited from interviews or interactive programs that offer flexible and differentiated ways to use the rich content included in the full-length conversation.

**The unique Video ID can be used to quickly locate a single video in the ET collection. This search function is designed to let teachers assign students to watch a specific video and have only that video appear as a search result. Just click on Search and choose “By Video ID.” Then type in the Video ID as it appears above. Be sure to include the dash.