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Working Cotton

1. Read Working Cotton by Sherley Anne Williams.

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2. Discuss how difficult working on a cotton plantation was at any time in history.  These photos of slaves working on a cotton plantation may help the conversation.

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3. Clean raw cotton by hand and discuss how hard it is to get the seeds out.  Connect to the Cotton Gin and Slavery as age appropriate.


15 ozs raw cotton (no lesson plan)

15 ozs raw cotton (no lesson plan)

Fifteen ounces of raw cotton (cotton with seeds inside).  Enough for 35-40 students to clean a meaningful sample (as seen in the above video).  Due to weight, lesson plans are not included.   Shipping is Free (already included in the price to b..

$13.95

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