Civil Rights Movement - Position Paper (Essay) with Rubric - This 3 page Civil Rights resource includes a source-based position paper (essay) related to the history of the Civil Rights Movement. The position paper requires students to respond to the source, provide in-depth explanation and evidence to support their ideas. This Civil Rights position paper includes a marking rubric for ease of assessment.
This is an excellent Civil Rights Movement assessment tool for use after students have learned about the overall history and the role of influential Civil Rights leaders (such as Martin Luther King Jr.) related to the Civil Rights Movement. It will make a great addition to your Civil Rights Movement unit of study!