As a way of building background knowledge before reading The Great Gatsby as well as exercising your students' researching and presenting skills, use this straightforward multi-media and oral presentation assignment.
This ZIP file contains:
(1) An editable DOC assignment sheet with step by step instructions and easy grading rubric
(2) A PDF of the same assignment sheet and rubric
(3) A PowerPoint to use as an example and teacher model before your students begin