The American Reconstruction Research Brochure Project. Perfect if you need to cover this time period, but need a condensed lesson unit! Use this as a guide for your own lesson or as an independent Internet research project.
CLICK HERE TO FIND ALL OF THE AMERICAN HISTORY MINI-PROJECTS!
This resource has been developed as a crossover lesson of language arts and social studies. History teachers will find this very useful in incorporating writing across the curriculum! English teachers will find this as a fun way to add relevant history to lessons on research methods. Your students will find information on important places, people, and terms - all the highlights that you want them to walk away with.
EACH MINI-PROJECT INCLUDES AN INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK POCKET AND RESEARCH RECORDING PAGE.
Civil Rights Act of 1866
Ten Percent Plan
Jim Crow Laws
Compromise of 1877
Booker T. Washington
Ida Wells Barnett
Rutherford B. Hayes
EXTEND THE LESSON: Find YouTube videos for each of the vocabulary terms and historical figures.
This project can be completed in a few different ways. You can provide your students with the information to fill out their brochures, or have them find the information through Internet research. If your students are inexperienced with Internet research, guide them through the process by projecting a search that you lead.
You'll find this unit to be so straight-forward that you may even want to leave it in your sub folder!
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