The Contender Historical Background

The Contender Historical Background
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This is a brief reading about the historical background of Harlem and can be used prior to students' reading of Robert Lipsyte's The Contender. The reading helps students connect history with the events in the novel. Included is a guided note-taking sheet (or quiz) to be used with or after the reading.

The Contender Historical Background by Marsha Mentzer is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.
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3 pages
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Teaching Duration
30 minutes
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