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English: To Kill a Mockingbird Research: Assignment

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In preparation for reading To Kill a Mockingbird, you will conduct research on one of the following topics:

  • 1: Jim Crow Laws
  • 2: The Ku Klux Klan
  • 3: Lynching and Lynch Mobs
  • 4: The Stock Market Crash and the Great Depression
  • 5: The Dust Bowl
  • 6: Herbert Hoover vs. Franklin Delano Roosevelt
  • 7: Education of Blacks in the South after the Civil War and Prior to the 1950s
  • 8: Capital Punishment/Death Penalty
  • 9: The Scottsboro Case
  • 10: Major Criminal Court Procedures and the Sixth Amendment
  • 11: Harper Lee

After researching and taking detailed notes independently, you and your classmates with the same topic will collaborate to create a script and video that highlights your research findings. Plan out your video script using this script organizer.

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