Scholars become journalist and create an Informational Text Magazine about Black History. Scholars will choose one Historical event below and create a Non-Fiction Informational Text Magazine that includes information, editorials, ads, etc from the event. The purpose of this project is for scholars to demonstrates understanding of the following skills: Citing Textual Evidence, Central Idea, Author’s Purpose, Author’s Viewpoint, Inferences, Context Clues, Text Features and Text Structures.
- The Slave Trade
- Abolitionism & Underground Railroad
- Revolts & Revolutions
- Jim Crow Laws
- Harlem Renaissance
- The Civil Rights Movement
- Black Panther Party and Black Power