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Park View Middle School: Mrs. Torres- Black History

Every book a reader, every reader a book.


African American History Project


Hank Aaron

Muhammad Ali

Marian Anderson

Maya Angelou

Louis Armstrong

George Washington Carver

Frederick Douglass

Jesse Jackson

Mae Jemison

Katherine Johnson

Magic Johnson

Michael Jordan

Joe Louis

Malcolm X

Thurgood Marshall

Willie Mays

Barack Obama

Michelle Obama

Jesse Owens

Rosa Parks

Jackie Robinson

Wilma Rudolph

Sojourner Truth

Harriet Tubman

Phillis Wheatley

Oprah Winfrey

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Research in Context

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CCSS WHST.6-8.8 Research to Build and Present Knowledge

CCSS WHST.6-8.7 Conduct short research projects to answer a question, drawing on several sources.

AASL Learners contribute a balanced perspective when participating in a learning community by: 1. Articulating an awareness of the contributions of a range of learners.


RI Cross Curricular Proficiencies

The Cross Curricular Proficiencies aligned to this activity include:

  • Collaboration
  • Communication
  • Research
  • Reflection and Evaluation