Rights? The 14th Amendment

GeoHistory
GeoLiteracy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, students will examine the 14th Amendment, read and evaluate a series of Black Codes, and document how Black Codes violated the 14th Amendment and restricted the rights of African-Americans.
Author: 
John Halverson
Grade Range: 
7
Duration: 
2 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
2: Places and Regions
National Geography Standards: 
6: How culture and experience influence people's perceptions of places and regions