The Scottsboro Boys


1. The Situation: What were The Scottsboro Boys known for? Who were they? What did they do? How did they get in so much trouble?
2. Lack of Help: The Scottsboro Boys’ attorneys were extremely incompetent. How did the defense attorneys show their lack of experience?
3. Outcome: Were The Scottsboro Boys ever pardoned of their wrongful convictions?
4.  Lesson Learned: What is the lesson we can learn from this event?
5.  Social Signifigance: Find a quotation that symbolizes the impact of this event.
6.  Connection: Make a connection to our society today.