Using an except from Solomon Northup's, Twelve Years a Slave students will get a first hand look at the of evils of slavery.
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12 Years a Slave (Movie Guide 2013)
-Primary source document
Twelve Years a Slave (1853), Solomon Northup
-Four text dependent questions (common core)
Common Core Standards
-CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.9-10.6 Determine an author’s point of view or purpose in a text and analyze how an author uses rhetoric to advance that point of view or purpose.
-CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.9-10.1 Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.