In preparation for reading of Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, students will become an expert on one of the six topics listed below and then prepare a presentation of your research to share with the rest of the class.
The topics for this assignment are:
â€¢ The Great Depression
â€¢ Segregated Schools and Brown vs. the Board of Education
â€¢ The Little Rock Nine
â€¢ The Biography of Mildred Taylor
â€¢ Jim Crowe Laws