• The five themes of geography; Location, Place human characteristics, human environment interaction, Movement, Regions
  • Mississippi Civil Rights Movement
  • Personal stories of those from the Delta
  • discussions of black labor force displaced due to flood of 1927
  • sharecropping; slave labors
  • concern of how much students do not know. For example Fannie Lou Hammer,
  • use of music to tell the story
  • visual literacy; juxtapositions
  • collaborative work for photo reviews of archives
  • Emmett Till traveling exhibit
  • discussion webs to help students visualize the key elements of an issue and quickly idenitfy opposing points of view
  • Suggested Reading: Sons of Mississippi