Station # 8: Try to Vote

  • Instructions for Station # 8: Try to Vote

     
    1. Go to The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow website and click on the "Try to Vote-GO" link.
    2. Follow the website's instructions by following the Choice to Continue at every opportunity to vote.
    3. Use this experience to answer the Station Activity questions.
    4. Be able to describe at least 3 ways in which African Americans were prevented from voting (perhaps, you want to include these ways in your first column: Station #/Content).  Terms to know for this unit:
    • Literacy Test
    • Grandfather Clause
    • Poll Tax