Jumping the Broom

Jumping the Broom By Courtni C. Wright, Preparations for a wedding in slave quarters and the wedding itself.. Jumping the Broom Preparations for a wedding in slave quarters and the wedding itself

  • Title: Jumping the Broom
  • Author: Courtni C. Wright
  • ISBN: 9780823410422
  • Page: 429
  • Format: Hardcover
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    1. This book takes place during slavery times It is about young Lettie helping her sister prepare for her wedding It tells about making the quilt, wedding dress,and building furniture for the couple The story does include some realistic and harsh conditions of those days, like the brother, who can t be there because he was sold away, and it describes conditions of their clothing.This story introduces students to the African american cultural concept of jumping the broom It teaches children about so [...]

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