We found 6 reviewed resources for dred scott grade 4
Writing About Informational Text: The Dred Scott Decision
11th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Looking for a performance assessment that asks individuals to demonstrate their competency in writing about informational text? Use Frederick Douglass' essay "On the Dred Scott Decision," and an excerpt from Abraham Lincoln's 1857 speech...
Plessy v. Ferguson & the Roots of Segregation
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How far in the past do the roots of Jim Crow and segregation extend? Your young historians will closely consider this question using detailed PowerPoint slides as a basis for discussion rather than lecture, and culminating in an activity...
The Old Courthouse in St. Louis: Yesterday and Today
6th - 12th
Students examine why St. Louis was founded on the Mississippi River and the role of the courthouse. They identify the significance of the 19th-century railroad westward expansion, and analyze how the Dred Scott Decision affected national...
Making Lemonade: Responding to Oppression in Empowering Ways
11th CCSS: Adaptable
An activity focused on tolerance encourages class members to consider how they might respond when they or someone else is the target of oppression and discrimination. After researching how some key figures responded to the anti-Semitism...
The Impact of the Civil Rights Movement on American Policies, Laws and Procedures
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Was the Civil Rights Movement from 1954-1972 a success or a failure? Class members examine a series of primary source materials from video clips, to protest songs, from events like the Montgomery Bus Boycott to Supreme Court cases.