Bell Ringers

Bell Ringer: Hidden Figures of Mobile, Alabama

Hidden Figures of Mobile, AL

Dora Franklin Finley African-American Heritage Trail Tour Guide Eric Finley discusses some of Mobile, Alabama's hidden figures including Dr. Regina Benjamin, Dr. Lonnie Johnson and Major General Jerome Gary Cooper.

Description

Dora Franklin Finley African-American Heritage Trail Tour Guide Eric Finley discusses some of Mobile, Alabama's hidden figures including Dr. Regina Benjamin, Dr. Lonnie Johnson and Major General Jerome Gary Cooper.

Bell Ringer Assignment

  • Describe the background and accomplishments of Dr. Regina Benjamin. How does she continue to support the community?
  • Explain Dr. Lonnie Johnson's school experience, his achievements and how he supports communities.
  • Describe Major General Jerome Gary Cooper's educational background and his military experience. Explain his contributions to the community.

Participants

    Vocabulary

    • Surgeon General
    • Tuskegee

    Topics

    State HistoryU.S. History

    Grades

    Middle SchoolHigh SchoolUniversity