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** This activity is teacher paced
This video tells the story of civil-rights activist Ayanna Najuma. Starting at age 7 in the 1950s, Ayanna and other children participated in sit-ins in Oklahoma City to try to desegregate the lunch counters and restaurants there. This is the story of how a group of determined kids helped change the world.
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