Lorrain Hansberry's play is accessible reading that can get students engaged and reading closely about real-world hot topics. This unit starter pack, features Essential Questions, Note-taking Resources (Notes & Quotes), and THREE different essay prompts for a Literary Synthesis Essay.
Engaging and skills focused!
Note-taking will allow you to assess student growth in searching for relevant textual evidence to support their claims or assertions.
The three separate essay prompts are interesting and will facilitate synthesis writing for a variety of learners and skill sets.
Email me for a list of over 45 links to supplementary sources to support student synthesis including; art, videos, songs from the era, speeches from MLK and Malcolm X, and news articles, too!