This Plessy v. Ferguson lesson plan also includes:
Students study the cases of Plessy v. Ferguson and Brown v. Board of Education to learn about separate but equal laws. For this law study lesson, students read the explanation of the Plessy case,study political cartoons, and view historical pictures. Students discuss the Plessy case and then study the Brown v. Board of Education case using photographs from the period. Students study a timeline of the case and then draw one of the 'crimes' into a comic strip format.