Famous Americans/ Civil RIghts
Civil Rights - Reader's Theater
Famous American Slideshow
Questions to answer in slideshow
Early Life: What was their childhood like? How was it similar or different from you and your childhood?
Family: Did they marry? If so, to whom did they marry? Did they have kids? If so, tell me about them.
School: Where did they attend school, college? What are their degrees and how many degrees to they earn? How did they prepare for their career or job?
Inspiration: What inspired them to do what they did? Who were the important people in their lives? How did those people help or inspire them? Why are they an inspiration to you? Did they do something that you would like to do someday? What lesson can you learn from this person? What are some of their inspirational character qualities or traits?
Obstacles: What obstacles did your famous American face? Describe them. How did they overcome their obstacles? What character traits did they show? What traits best describe your famous American? You can have more than one but you must tell my WHY!
Legacy: Why are they famous? Why do we know about them? What did they do to make history?
Later Life or Death and Afterwards: Are they still alive? What are they doing now? If not, how and when did they die? How has your American been honored? What types of monuments or holidays, etc. have been dedicated to your famous American?
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