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Interactive video lesson plan for: Roots: Cultural Connections | History

Activity overview:

Forest Whitaker, Tip “T.I.” Harris, Emayatzy Corinealdi, and other members of the cast and creative team share their memories of the original Roots and how it feels to be part of sharing this story now. #Roots

Subscribe for more from Roots and other great HISTORY shows:
http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=historychannel

Find out more about the series on our site:
http://roots.history.com/?cmpid=Social_YouTube_Roots

Explore the Roots family tree:
http://roots.history.com/family-tree

Check out exclusive HISTORY content:
Website - http://www.history.com
Twitter - https://twitter.com/history
Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/History
Google+ - https://plus.google.com/+HISTORY

A four-night, eight-hour event series, "Roots" is a historical portrait of one family's journey through American slavery and their will to survive and preserve their legacy in the face of unimaginable hardship.

HISTORY®, now reaching more than 98 million homes, is the leading destination for award-winning original series and specials that connect viewers with history in an informative, immersive, and entertaining manner across all platforms. The network’s all-original programming slate features a roster of hit series, epic miniseries, and scripted event programming. Visit us at HISTORY.com for more info.

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