In which John Green teaches you about one of the least funny subjects in history: slavery. John investigates when and where slavery originated, how it changed over the centuries, and how Europeans and colonists in the Americas arrived at the idea that people could own other people based on skin color.
Slavery has existed as long as humans have had civilization, but the Atlantic Slave Trade was the height, or depth, of dehumanizing, brutal, chattel slavery. American slavery ended less than 150 years ago. In some parts of the world, it is still going on. So how do we reconcile that with modern life? In a desperate attempt at comic relief, Boba Fett makes an appearance.
Crash Course World History is now available on DVD! http://store.dftba.com/products/crashcourse-world-history-the-complete-series-dvd-set
Like us! http://www.facebook.com/youtubecrashcourse
Follow us again! http://thecrashcourse.tumblr.com
Inhuman Bondage by David Brion Davis: http://dft.ba/-inhumanbondage
Up From Slavery by Booker T Washington: http://dft.ba/-upfromslavery
Support Crash Course on Patreon: http://patreon.com/crashcourse
Tagged under: John Green,history,world history,homework ,study,learn,AP,exam,test,slavery,slave,slaves,slave trade,atlantic slave trade,documentary,slave ship,bondage,chattel,auction,sugarcane,plantation,Culture,School,Education,College,University,Students,vlogbrothers
Find more lesson plans like this:21st Century Population Migration in a New World
Clip makes it super easy to turn any public video into a formative assessment activity in your classroom.
Add multiple choice quizzes, questions and browse hundreds of approved, video lesson ideas for Clip
Make YouTube one of your teaching aids - Works perfectly with lesson micro-teaching plans
1. Students enter a simple code
2. You play the video
3. The students comment
4. You review and reflect
* Whiteboard required for teacher-paced activities
With four apps, each designed around existing classroom activities, Spiral gives you the power to do formative assessment with anything you teach.
Carry out a quickfire formative assessment to see what the whole class is thinking
Create interactive presentations to spark creativity in class
Student teams can create and share collaborative presentations from linked devices
Turn any public video into a live chat with questions and quizzes