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Modern Day Jim Crow: Lesson #1: What is Jim Crow?

A research and assignment guide for Miss. DeMaio's English I Modern Day Jim Crow project

Lesson #1: What is Jim Crow?

Lesson Objective:

To identify the social implications of the JIm Crow laws and make modern day connections by interpreting two informational articles

What is Jim Crow: Additional Resources

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Conduct some quick preliminary research. Find 3-4 examples of issues that society claims is not an issue but is actually still a problem. Record your findings in today's document, which you can access above.

STUCK?? Think about different law or practices that limit the rights of others. What restrictions are being placed on people but are often do claim to not be in violation their rights?