The 50th anniversary of the CIVIL RIGHTS ACT. This may be incorporated into CULTURAL STUDIES OF THE SOUTH. The major themes of BUILDING FRIENDSHIPS shows that "CHANGE IS GOOD and Not To Be Feared." This story is based on a Pulitzer winning novel, which could be used as a follow through activity to motivate students to become literature based. It acquaints the students with cultural differences in American. Plus, it discusses PREJUDICE.The story familiarizes students with point of view and has them practice writing assignments using the same point of views used in the story. The exercises also provides students the opportunity to discuss racism, prejudice,and equality.
CORRECTION TO ERROR: Setting:(Should Read), Pg. 1-Maycomb, Alabama,