Students watch 29 minutes of the video, Eye on the Prize, available online. They then answer Common Core test questions written in the format of the AIR, PARCC or Smarter Balance assessments. The activity is excellent for Black History Month. Informational literacy is stressed. Written to the 7th and 8th grade ELA content standards but can be used for remediation/intervention for struggling 9th grade students or enrichment for gifted/advanced 6th grade students.