Reading Focus: Lit. or Info. or Arg.
Anchor Text: To Kill a Mockingbird
Novels/Plays: The Help
Excerpts: “A Letter from Birmingham Jail”
Non-fiction: “American History” by Judith Ortiz Cofer, Bill of Rights
Film: Central Park Five, Scottsboro Boys
Research Connections: research the 1930’s era; research Hoover or FDR; portfolio (Google Doc) : analysis of Atticus’ closing argument (summative assessment)