BLACK HISTORY COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH PROJECT-STEP BY STEP

BLACK HISTORY COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH PROJECT-STEP BY STEP
BLACK HISTORY COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH PROJECT-STEP BY STEP
BLACK HISTORY COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH PROJECT-STEP BY STEP
BLACK HISTORY COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH PROJECT-STEP BY STEP
BLACK HISTORY COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH PROJECT-STEP BY STEP
BLACK HISTORY COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH PROJECT-STEP BY STEP
BLACK HISTORY COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH PROJECT-STEP BY STEP
BLACK HISTORY COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH PROJECT-STEP BY STEP
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COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH PROJECT Influential People and Events in Black History
A fabulous way to learn about the rich history of blacks in America. A wonderful collaborative project that empowers students, developing both research and writing skills while enhancing interpersonal life skills.
The sequence of tasks is as follows:
1. Assemble a team.
2. Conduct a quick search on three topics and determine first, second and third choice.
3. Assign topics through lottery.
4. Access databases (this product is editable, so you can list the databases available to your class).
5. Everyone read two articles.
6. Create an action plan (assign tasks to team members, etc.)
7. Create a thesis statement.
8. Take notes on notecards.
9. Create an outline (brainstorm, organize, group related points, etc.)
10. Compose.
11. Format citations (MLA 8th Edition).
12. Edit using checklist.
13. Format Works Cited list.
14. Prepare final draft.

I provide examples throughout the activity using the Harlem Renaissance as my topic.

There is an example thesis statement (annotated), sample note cards (direct quote, quote from secondary source, summary note), partial outline, sample Works Cited page with five sources.

For example, if you chose The Harlem Renaissance, your thesis might be:

The Harlem Renaissance, in the northern cities of the United States in the 1920s and 30s, through its art, music, and literature provided black Americans a voice with which to initiate a discussion about the problems of racism in the country.

There are 44 topics from which to choose.

There is also a blank chart to list due dates.

Please note that students are directed to use our school’s library and databases:

• Enter ******** District Website
• Click ********** under Our Schools
• On the right under Helpful Links click HS Library
• Click Databases
• Under Gale Databases click Biography in Context
• If you’re working in school, the database should open,
from home type ***** as the password.
• In the search bar, type your topic

You would have to edit the access information to specifics for your kids.

I've also included two Task Charts that students fill out as proof that they are on task and on schedule. These also allow me to monitor progress and individual's contributions.

Includes a peer evaluation addressing contributions to the project and collaborative skills.


Thank you for your consideration of this resource! Lori

Enjoy!



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Teaching Duration
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