Text Dependent Questions and Close Reading common core activity based on the song "Glory" by John Legend and Common from the movie "Selma."
* Full lyrics to "Glory"
* 28 text dependent questions that ask students to analyze literary devices, allusions and make inferences; assess the connection to the Civil Rights movement; identify connections to contemporary society; define terms; research context, etc.
* Summary writing frame
This is the perfect high interest activity to use with your Martin Luther King, Jr. study, Civil Rights movement unit, and/or Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry Unit.