Directions: As a class we will be exploring the rise of the Civil Rights Movement, the height of the Civil Rights Movement, and the effects after the Civil Rights Movement. In order to explore this time period, we will be creating a documentary of the Civil Rights Movement. This project will include a biography, a written and typed script, your performance in the documentary, and production of the documentary. Each will serve as an individual grade as well as compiled for an overall project grade.
Biography – November 30th
Written and Typed Script – December 7th
Finalized Documentary (Shot and Produced) – December 20th
Below is a list of topics related to African American history before, during, and after the Civil Rights Movement. Each student will be assigned a topic from a subgroup, contribute to the writing of the script, perform in the documentary, and produce the documentary.