Cotton Picking Field Trip
A mother from south carolina claimed that her son and his classmates went on a field trip for black history month where they were told to pick cotton and sing a slave song.
Cotton picking field trip. School field trips come in all different shapes and sizes but you dont expect black students to be taken on a racist field trip picking cotton thats kinda racist no matter how educational its supposed to be. South carolina mother offended to find out her sons field trip involved cotton picking and singing slave songs. 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. 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.
Field i cant believe you dont see the educational potential here. Kendall tells us all about picking cotton on a racist fieldtrip. 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.