Free Education Kit - The Children's March

Learn how some brave children in Alabama brought an end to the era of segregation! The Southern Poverty Law Center's Tolerance.org offers free video and teacher's kit for middle and upper grades.

  The Children's March" tells the story of how the young people of Birmingham, Ala., braved fire hoses and police dogs in 1963 and brought segregation to its knees. Their heroism complements discussions about the ability of today's young people to be catalysts for positive social change. "The Children's March" kit includes:

A 40-minute documentary film, available in VHS or DVD format, with closed-captioning; and a teacher's guide with 9 standards-based lesson plans for social studies, language arts and music classrooms.

Visit the tolerance.org web site to order your free copy of this incredible teaching resource.

 


 

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