What Did I Miss?
See blog below for what we did each day in class.
Speech Analysis Assignment:
Spend 10 – 20 minutes watching/listening to speeches from Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X. I have provided a variety of speeches below. Pick any of them to watch. You can watch just one speech from each person or a few minutes from multiple speeches. Just make sure you watch at least one from each individual. When you are done complete the following reflection questions and upload to teams.
Ballot or the Bullet
Message to the Grassroots
By Any Means Necessary
Prospects for Freedom
I Have a Dream
I Have been to the Mountaintop
Our God is Marching On
The Other America
Civil Rights Movement - Timeline
You will be researching 15 events (see below for events) from the Civil Rights Movement and make a timeline. You will be asked to look at 5 different events on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Although this assignment is broken into 3 days you are only submitting one Timeline (Due Wednesday evening). You may do this on a word document, PowerPoint or handwritten with an uploaded image.
For each event please complete the following:
This week will be used to review and enrich your understanding of the Cold War as well as starting to research for your integrated research project. This time can also be used to get caught up on any missing assignments you might have. All missing work should be submitted either to TII or an email to me with the assignment title in the subject.
*Mr. McCrary and I will also be posting various articles for you to read on Newsela if you would like. These will continue to supplement the content we have learned prior to the school closure. Please find the class login info below:
Newsela.com (Create a free account)
Class code: D7TW39
*When we start distance learning we will be providing updated due dates for the paper. The paper will be required when we return to distance learning on April 20th. Please use this week as an opportunity to get started on preliminary research.
Unit 6: 1950s
Unit 5: Great Depression and WWII
Semester 1 Finals
Unit 4: 1920s
Unit 3: Gilded Age, Turn of the Century, Prog, WWI
Unit 2: Civil War - Reconstruction
Unit 1: Colonization - Jackson