DocumentThis is an excellent video viewing document for Episode 1 of Sisterhood: SC Suffrage (Thee Grimke Sisters through the Civil War – Part 1). While viewing the video clip students can reflect and write...
Girl Bill of Rights - Handout
Japanese Internment Camps
Students will discover what it was like to live in internment camps through reading personal accounts of those who lived during that time.
The Grimke Sisters Through The Civil War, Part 4 - The Final Chapter | Sisterhood: SC Suffragists
VideoAfter the burning of Pennsylvania Hall, in Philadelphia, the Welds, along with Sarah Grimke, retreated to a farm in Belleville, New Jersey, where in 1839, the three produced a compendium on American...
The Grimke Sisters Through The Civil War, Part 3 - Activism in Action 2 | Sisterhood: SC Suffragists
VideoThe pastoral letters, meant to crack down on the Grimke sisters’ activities, had the opposite effect. The Grimkes continued to grow in popularity, and their letters on women’s rights were among the...
The Grimke Sisters Through The Civil War, Part 2 - Activism in Action 1 | Sisterhood: SC Suffragists
VideoThe Grimke sisters ran afoul of the Quakers as they embraced abolition and engaged in anti-slavery activities without permission. Angelina Grimke wrote a letter to abolitionist William Lloyd Garrison...
The Grimke Sisters Through The Civil War, Part 1 - The Early Years | Sisterhood: SC Suffragists
VideoSarah and Angelina Grimke worked tirelessly for both abolition, and women’s suffrage. The Grimke sisters were the first to say, in print, that women deserved to live alongside men with an equal...
Sisterhood: SC Suffragists-Moving Forward, Part 6 - Most Critical Issues, and Closing
VideoEach member of the panel discusses what she feels are the most important issues America faces now, regarding voting rights.
Sisterhood: SC Suffragists-Moving Forward, Part 5 - Race and Voting
VideoHost Beryl Dakers asks the panel to address the “Elephant in the Room”, which is the issue of race and voting.
Sisterhood: SC Suffragists-Moving Forward, Part 4 - Voter Suppression
VideoThe panel discusses the issues women face when it comes to voter suppression.
Sisterhood: SC Suffragists-Moving Forward, Part 3 - Legacy of the 19th Amendment
VideoHost Beryl Dakers asks the panel why it took so long for women to gain equal rights in both the U.S., and in the state of South Carolina.