Sample Video 44: Biography 4: Josephine Baker—More Than a Banana Skirt

Learn about the life, loves and civil rights causes that impacted Josephine Baker’s life from surviving family members and others who have been touched by this multi-faceted entertainer.

For more learning resources related to Women in History, check out the lessons available from St. Louis Post-Dispatch Newspapers in Education.

Teacher Tools

Teacher Tool 189: Josephine Baker Curriculum

Use the resources and learning activities in this Teacher Tool to give students the chance to learn more about Josephine Baker and her legacy.