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ANNOUNCEMENTS (May 2017)

 

We will be watching a portion of the

movie "Roots" to study the practice

of slavery in early US history.

 

 

 Students need a signed permission slip to

 

participate. 

 

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We will compare the experiences in the

movie of Kunte Kinte to the experiences

of Olaudah Equiano, a man who as a child

was captured and taken into slavery.  He

as an adult wrote a book about his experiences

called "The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano"

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The rest of the quarter we will explore the

Civil War and Reconstruction.

 

 

:) Ms. N