Cotton Picking Field Trip
Heres the video that created the furor parents in rock hill south carolina say they are outraged after seeing a video of their fifth grade students picking cotton while singing as part of a school district field trip that aired on a local news channel.
Cotton picking field trip. A report stated a south carolina mother was angry after her child a student from ebenezer avenue elementary was on a field trip where they were told to pick cotton sing a slave song. Maybe a field trip to the cotton fields or something but not a cotton picking day. When coupled with training as house servants and a crash course in shuffling and grinning this will prepare them nicely for a career as conservative pundits. Fox 46 charlotte said parents had to sign permission slips for the field trip which reportedly mentioned cotton picking as part of a history lesson into the great depression.
A private catholic high school in ohio is discontinuing an immersive class lesson aimed at recreating the experience of slavery complete with spiritual music and picking genuine raw cotton. Parents in rock hill sc say they are outraged after seeing a video of their fifth grade students picking cotton while singing as part of a school district field trip that aired on a local news. South carolina mother offended to find out her sons field trip involved cotton picking and singing slave songs. Field i cant believe you dont see the educational potential here.