Crows
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Crows

Bewick, Thomas (1753-1828). English. Medium: wood engraving. Date: 1797. Provenance: Folio Society, London, UK.
Grades 3-12
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As the Crow Flies
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As the Crow Flies

In this video from Nature, researchers are looking to see (through behavior and observation) if crows have the ability to pass information on to other crows, as well as to ...
Grades 8-12
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Crow Facts | Nature: A Murder of Crows
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Crow Facts | Nature: A Murder of Crows

Learn the essential facts about these intelligent birds.
Grades 6-12
The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow
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The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow

The landmark four-part series The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow explores segregation from the end of the civil war ...

The Economics of Jim Crow
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Grades 9-12
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The Law and Politics of Jim Crow
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Grades 9-12
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Who Was Jim Crow?
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Who Was Jim Crow?

Prior to the Civil War, in the early part of the 19th century, a white performer created the dancing and singing simpleton character "Jim Crow." The character mocked black people ...
Grades 7-12
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Realities of Life in the Jim Crow Era
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Grades 8-11
Living with Jim Crow
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Grades 9-12
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Fighting Jim Crow in the Schools
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Grades 9-12
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Jim Crow in America
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Jim Crow in America

This set of primary resources from the Library of Congress containing images, documents, and audio clips provides a window into this time period, as well as a Teacher's Guide ...
Grades 9-12
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The Geography of Jim Crow
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Grades 9-12
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Captain Hugh Crow
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Captain Hugh Crow

English School, (19th century). Medium: lithograph. Date: 19th Century. Captain Hugh Crow (1765-1829) English slave trader, he captained ships from England to Africa and on to the Americas; Provenance: Private ...
Grades 3-12
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The Crisis: A Weapon Against Jim Crow
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The Crisis: A Weapon Against Jim Crow

This video describes W.E.B. Du Bois' role as editor of the NAACP journal The Crisis. Under Du Bois ...
Grades 9-12
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The Jim Crow Years: People Who Made a Difference
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Grades 9-12
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Photo Gallery | Nature: A Murder of Crows
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Photo Gallery | Nature: A Murder of Crows

See photos of crows in various stages of development, taking intelligence tests around the world.
Grades 6-12
Growing up under Jim Crow in Grapeland, Texas
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Growing up under Jim Crow in Grapeland, Texas

In this video segment from the PBS series Finding Your Roots, Ruth Simmons shares what life was like growing up ...
Grades 8-11
Growing up under Jim Crow in Birmingham, Alabama
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Growing up under Jim Crow in Birmingham, Alabama

This video segment from the PBS series Finding Your Roots features Condoleezza Rice as she reflects on growing up in ...
Grades 8-11
Domestic Terror: Understanding Lynching During the Jim Crow Era
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Grades 9-12
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Growing up under Jim Crow in Piedmont, West Virginia and Chattanooga, Tennessee
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Growing up under Jim Crow in Piedmont, West Virginia and Chattanooga, Tennessee

In this video segment from the PBS series Finding Your Roots, Samuel L. Jackson talks ...
Grades 8-11