The Greatest Negro Leagues Pitcher in Fort Smith
This lesson focuses on reading and writing skills related to arguments and their support through evidence. Students will refer to Chapter 14 of African American Athletes in Arkansas, by Evin Demirel (2017) (ISBN: 978-0-9990083-1-7).
Courtesy of Evin Demirel
Arkansas Academic Standards are subject to revision every six years by the Arkansas Department of Education. The frameworks used in the majority of lesson plans on the Arkansas History Hub are from the 2006 Social Studies Frameworks and the 2007 Arkansas History Amendments and School Library Media Frameworks.
IE.6.AAH.2, RI.7.1, W.7.2