Civil Rights Project
Become an expert on your topic by completing your project!
- Persuasive Paper (3-5 Paragraphs) explaining in detail the role your person/event played in the development of the Civil Rights Movement (THIS SHOULD SELL THE READER ON THE IMPORTANCE OF YOUR TOPIC)-15 pts.
- A detailed timeline (Include 5-8 events detailing the role/significance)-10 pts.
- Design (Neatly titled and decorated-Includes relevant pictures)- 5 pts.
- Project Notes (ALL GROUP MEMBERS MUST COMPLETE & SUBMIT NOTES)-10 pts.
TOTAL 40 POINTS
Possible Topics (Discuss other possible topics with your teacher)
-Emmett Till/ -Rosa Parks/ -Montgomery Bus Boycott
-Little Rock 9 /-Sit-ins/ -Jail-Packing
-Birmingham/ -March on Washington/ -Malcolm X
-Medgar Evers/ -James Meredith/ -Freedom Riders
-A Phillip Randolph /-Brown v. Board of Education/ -Black Panther Party
-SNCC /-SCLC /-Civil Rights Act (1964)