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The Abolition and Womens Rights Reform Movements. American Studies I Honors & U.S. History I Honors Mr. Calella. Learning Goal. LEARNING GOAL : STUDENDTS WILL BE ABLE TO UNDERSTAND THE ORIGINS OF THE ABOLITION AND WOMENS RIGHTS REFORM MOVEMENTS IN MID-1800S AMERICA. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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The Abolition and Womens Rights Reform Movements

The Abolition and Womens Rights Reform Movements

American Studies I Honors & U.S. History I HonorsMr. CalellaLearning GoalLEARNING GOAL: STUDENDTS WILL BE ABLE TO UNDERSTAND THE ORIGINS OF THE ABOLITION AND WOMENS RIGHTS REFORM MOVEMENTS IN MID-1800S AMERICA.Based upon what you read for homework, how well do you understand this Learning Goal?

Assessment (5-4-3-2-1)Log on to m.socrative.com; room# 664674On a scale of 1 to 5 (A to E), rate your understanding of the learning goal1 (A)-Very shaky with the content2 (B)-Understand it, but may have trouble explaining it3 (C) -Understand it and can explain it4 (D)-Can use this information when analyzing similar events in history5 (E)-Can teach it

Discussion QuestionsWhat are some modern-day issues upon which people are seeking reform?For which cause or causes would you be willing to make sacrifices for?What steps would you take to realize your goals?

The Abolitionist Movement

Background of the Abolition Movement1820s; reform movement to end evils of slaveryEconomic Issue: Few people joined the movement early on because they felt it would take a major revolution to be rid of the institutionWhy? Why was Southern economy so entrenched in slavery? Why couldnt the South just start freeing slaves gradually? Would it be enough to please reformists?Political Issue: Reformists who butted heads with Jacksonian Democrats in the 1830s became Whigs (party of intellectuals and reformists)Quakers and WomenQuakers: Christian religious movement which came to America from England in 1600s to escape religious persecutionBig part of Abolition Movement-felt slavery was not sanctioned by the Bible (Southern counter-argument?)Helped organize and operate the Underground R.R.Women: many joined movement after being influenced by 2nd Great Awakening (Maria Stewart, Angelina and Sarah Grimke)Many male abolitionists did not want women to join-WHY?Being left out, women started the Women Rights Movement!Assessment (5-4-3-2-1)Log on to m.socrative.com; room# 664674On a scale of 1 to 5 (A to E), rate your understanding of the learning goal1 (A)-Very shaky with the content2 (B)-Understand it, but may have trouble explaining it3 (C) -Understand it and can explain it4 (D)-Can use this information when analyzing similar events in history5 (E)-Can teach it

William Lloyd Garrison

William Lloyd GarrisonFounded and edited The Liberator and established the New England Anti-Slavery SocietyOperated outside of the political systemBurned copies of the Constitution in public!Why do you think he called the Constitution a pact with hell and the Founding Fathers hypocrites?Wanted immediate abolition & total equality for blacks; completely supported womens participation in the causeVery radical views even for abolitionistsDavid Walker

David WalkerBorn a free man and later obtained an educationWrote Appealto the Coloured Citizens of the World in 1829Urged slaves to revolt and fight for freedomOne of the most radical documents of movementUtilized his used clothes store in Boston to smuggle copies of his Appeal to the SouthSouth reacts by passing laws prohibiting abolition propaganda and forbidding slaves from becoming literateFound dead outside of shop; probably poisoned

Fredrick Douglass

Fredrick DouglassFormer slave (learned to read/write); escaped to NorthBegan as a disciple of Garrisons outside of the political system approach, but then takes on opposite approach in 1840sWhy do you think he did?Founder and editor of The North StarGreat and intelligent man; fantastic public speakerIn a colorblind world, he would have had a shot at presidentWomens Rights Movement

Origins and FocusMovement started by female abolitionists who were prevented from publically participating; felt compelled to start their own movementWomen wanted rights to own property and voteHow were women unequal to men during this time? Is there equality between the sexes today? Explain.Sarah and Angelina Grimke: daughters of slave owners; became abolitionists then womens rights activistsSojourner Truth: escaped slave who gets freedom; abolitionist then womens right (Aint I a Woman?)Movement Catches OnSeneca Falls Convention: July 1848 womens rights meeting in New York StateElizabeth Cady Stanton and Lucretia Mott draft Declaration of Sentiments (like Walkers Appeal, modeled on Declaration of Independence)1850s, movement catches on; Garrison joins and Susan B. Anthony joins later on1920, 19th Amendment finally passedAssessment (5-4-3-2-1)Log on to m.socrative.com; room# 664674On a scale of 1 to 5 (A to E), rate your understanding of the learning goal1 (A)-Very shaky with the content2 (B)-Understand it, but may have trouble explaining it3 (C) -Understand it and can explain it4 (D)-Can use this information when analyzing similar events in history5 (E)-Can teach it

Teams for Jig-Saw Activity-2BBrianJared T.AmyAlanaJennaRinaSanjuliSarahAcheevNithyaRaghaviGloriannaJoely1. Georgian Women for Abolition(Appeal to Christian Women of the South)2. NY Womens Rights Assoc.(Declaration of Sentiments)Teams (continued-2BJustinEvanFrankJulianaNickChrisKatherineColeSamAdamJared C.AllyEllie3. Massachusetts Abolition Society(David Walkers Appeal)4. NJ Womens Rights NOW!(Aint I a Woman)Teams for Jig-Saw Activity-1AJaysonKaitlynFrankieCaseyAliyahAnthonyNickShawnHollyAlex M.MarcCharvonne1. Georgian Women for Abolition(Appeal to Christian Women of the South)2. NY Womens Rights Assoc.(Declaration of Sentiments)Teams (continued)-1AAshlynBriannaSharikaSahithiIrumAmyMeganAndrewAlex F.EmilyKavitaShreyaToni3. Massachusetts Abolition Society(David Walkers Appeal)4. NJ Womens Rights NOW!(Aint I a Woman)Teams for Jig-Saw Activity-2ASerenaDeannaJarodAlexisNichole H.MaddyAbhiLaurenTheresaMicheleKaylaAmandaBriannaPrat1. Georgian Women for Abolition(Appeal to Christian Women of the South)2. NY Womens Rights Assoc.(Declaration of Sentiments)Teams (continued)-2AConnorBrookeAbigayleMikaylaNicolle K.MarkNick

MattDanielleSabrinaGabbieJohnTory3. Massachusetts Abolition Society(David Walkers Appeal)4. NJ Womens Rights NOW!(Aint I a Woman)

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