Reel History

Classroom Material

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History
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Kindergarten Grade 1 Grade 2 Grade 3 Grade 4
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Classroom Teacher / Educator
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Reel History

Classroom Material

In this activity, children will watch a short silent film recorded in 1930 and get a sense of a Harlem club during the Jazz Age. Part of an OurStory module entitled Duke Ellington and Jazz, this activity includes a link to a newsreel video from the Smithsonian Archives Center, discussion prompts, an…