Your assignment is to work in a group to perform research in order to produce a slide show and oral presentation about a historical figure who was a important leader to the start of the civil rights movement.
By the end of this lesson you and your group will be able to identify and discuss events in the lives of Civil rights activists during the start of the fight for Civil Rights.
Your group will give a presentation of your research to the class and your group will create a google slideshow to accompany your oral presentation.
Some significant figures that you may choose from are but not limited to:
Ralph David Abernathy, Sr Thurgood Marshall
Horace Julian Bond Rosa Parks
William Edward Burghardt DuBois (W.E.B. DuBois) Fannie Lou Hammer
James L. Farmer, Jr. Dorothy Height
Ida B. Wells Harriet Tubman