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Possible Topics

• Political                                                     • Civil Rights
   John F Kennedy                                             Martin Luther King Jr.
   Robert Kennedy                                             Emmitt Till
   Lyndon Johnson                                             Rosa Parks
   Richard Nixon                                                Thurgood Marshall
• Fashion/ Culture                                           Little Rock School Desegregation
    Clothing                                                        Montgomery Alabama Bus Boycott (1950’s)
    Hair Styles                                                    1963 church bombings in Alabama
    Slang, Jargon                                               Sit-ins
• Sports (Events or People)                           Freedom rides
    Olympics                                                      Racism/Segregation/Desegregation
    Baseball                                                       Voting Rights Act 1965
    Football                                                    • Locations
    Boxing                                                         Flint, MI
• Industry                                                        Birmingham, AL
    Cars                                                            Little Rock, AK
    Inventions                                                    Washington, DC
• World Events                                               Appalachia
    Vietnam War                                            • Entertainment
    Assassination of President Kennedy          Music
                                                                        Movies/ Musicals
                                                                        Cartoons (Clutch Cargo)


    Big Idea

    BIG IDEA: Inquiry and research help people discover new information, formulate questions, and become critical thinkgers while making decisions.


    Essential Questions:

    How does research make me a better reader, writer, and thinker?

    Is all information created equal?

    How would I describe my own voice and style when writing?


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