Malcolm X Webquest with Key- his is a 12 page document that contains a webquest and a completed teachers key for easy marking. It contains 24 questions based on the biography.com website and several documentary clips from the site.
Students will be introduced to the life of Malcolm X through a series of documentary clips based on his life's work. An article that students must read also accompanies the video clips. EDUCATOR WARNING: ONE OF THE CLIPS DOES USE A RACIAL SLUR IN AN ACADEMIC CONTEXT. PREVIEW THE VIDEO HERE: http://www.biography.com/people/malcolm-x-9396195
Students will learn about the violent racism that Malcolm X was exposed to from a young age and how it destroyed his family. His descent into a life of crime, prison, the Nation of Islam, his beliefs in a violent revolution being needed in America, his spiritual reawakening, and eventual assassination, are all covered in this assignment.
This webquest can be easily used as an introduction to the topic, a study guide, or a quick and easy sub plan.