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English: To Kill a Mockingbird Research: 2: Ku Klux Klan

2: Task

The Ku Klux Klan: Its History and Methods of Instilling Fear

Directions: Use this note sheet to record your research findings on the following questions:

  • Explain where the Ku Klux Klan (KKK) originated in the United States. What was its mission and who were its members? Provide significant historical facts about the group.

  • What impact did the KKK have on life in America (particularly on blacks and minorities)?

  • What methods did the organization use in order to promote its agenda?

  • What influence did the KKK have on local governments and people in power?


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 organizerNote: Only one member of your group will need to make a copy of this. They will share their copy with all group members.

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