Thursday, January 05, 2006

In New Mexico

Colorado was great. We spent most of the day in and around Taos and tonight I'm in Los Alamos. We'll meet up one last time tomorrow in Santa Fe. It's finally cold - too bad it's been too dry to have snow-capped mountains.

Here's the readings list I put together for a student this spring who wanted to work on voting rights/civil rights:

Format of Reviews:

Use Turabian Bibliographic Citations at the top of each review.

1. Books: Follow the guidelines established here: . Include in your assessment the usefulness of the information and analysis found in this book to teachers. (Filenames: crbr01xxx.doc, crbr002xxx.doc, etc. – replace xxx with your initials)

2. Websites: Follow the guidelines established by the Organization of American Historians and add your assessment of the usefulness of this site for teachers. In addition, give an example of a one-day lesson plan in which you use something from the website. (Filenames: crweb01xxx.doc, crweb002xxx.doc, etc. – replace xxx with your initials)

1. Ball, Howard. Murder in Mississippi: United States v. Price and the Struggle for Civil Rights. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2004.

2. Cortner, Richard C. Civil Rights and Public Accommodations: The Heart of Atlanta Hotel and McClung Cases. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2001.

3. Cottrol, Robert J., et. al. Brown v. Board of Education: Caste, Culture, and the Constitution. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2003.

4. Goldman, Robert M. Reconstruction and Black Suffrage: Losing the Vote in Reese and Cruikshank. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas. 2001.

5. African-American Odyssey: A Quest for Full Citizenship (Library of Congress)

6. Voices of Civil Rights and Voices of Civil Rights Exhibition

7. Sources for Images of African American History

8. With an Even Hand: Brown v. Board at 50 (Library of Congress Exhibit)

9. Teaching with Documents: Beyond the Playing Field: Jackie Robinson, Civil Rights Advocate

10. Teaching with Documents: Documents Related to Brown v. Board of Education

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