Historical Scene Investigation: Find out what it was like for the first African American students to attend school with white children in Sturgis, Kentucky.
It's No Laughing Matter: Analyze the ways in which these political cartoons depict the civil rights movement from the cartoonists perspective. An interesting and interactive way to analyze primary sources!Smithsonian History Explorer:
This website will allow you to search for almost any type of primary source as well as provide lessons for teachers about how to use primary sources. A varied resource for all audiences.The National Archives Experience:
Here, you can analyze primary sources, collect primary sources, make your own posters using primary sources, and even play a pathways game using primary sources.March 7, 1965:
This website chronicles the journey that 600 people made from Selma, Alabama to Montgomery through primary sources.The Civil Rights Era:
Photographs that depict this tumultuous time in American history.Photographs of Signs Enforcing Racial Discrimination
: Photographs show the viewer various pictures that demonstrate the public discrimination against African Americans.