Standards with the same topic and subject but for other grades
Maya Angelou: Literature
examining art, literature, and music from the 1920s and 1930s, with emphasis on Langston Hughes, Duke Ellington, Georgia O’Keeffe, and the Harlem Renaissance;
Fought for adoption of constitutional amendments that guaranteed voting rights
Was a powerful voice for human rights and civil liberties for all
Henry Louis Gates: History
describing the major accomplishments of the first five presidents of the United States.
describing the legacies of Abraham Lincoln, Robert E. Lee, and Frederick Douglass.
Music: Duke Ellington and Louis Armstrong, jazz musicians; Bessie Smith, a blues singer