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Brown v. Board: Five Communities That Changed America

Brown v. Board: Five Communities That Changed America


Here is an outstanding site dealing with a landmark Supreme Court decision. Loaded with critical thinking questions, picture prompts, and other thought-provoking features, the lesson plans found in this site will truly draw your students into the thinking that motivated African Americans in these communities to fight for their equality and help create today's laws. The site moves beyond mere data and delves into the personal decision-making that made up this dynamic time period in history.

National Park Service

• Lesson Plans • Learning Exercises • Learning Games • Pictures and/or Illustrations • Biographical Information


• High School Middle School

Christopher Wilke