ESSENTIAL QUESTION: HOW DOES THE GREAT MIGRATION REPRESENT A NEWLY-DEFINED AMERICAN DREAM?
OBJECTIVES: SWBAT analyze, evaluate, source and annotate excerpted primary and secondary sources (complex text, video, images) toward skill building for the AP U.S. History exam.
BOOK: Wilkerson, Isabel (2010). The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration. NEW YORK: Vintage Books (Epilogue; Pgs. 527-538)
VIDEO – The Great Migration & and the Power of Single Decision – Isabel Wilkerson - Ted Talks (17:56 mins) https://youtu.be/n3qA8DNc2Ss
STANDARDS: AP US History (2021)
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