Record Keeping vs. Recording History: Integrate the Record Books

Lesson Goal(s):

  • Engage students in jigsaw presentations to read African-American athletes in Arkansas : Muhammad Ali’s tour, black Razorbacks, & other forgotten stories by Evin Demirel (ISBN: 978-0-9990083-1-7)
  • Challenge students to present their chapter in a fun and creative way to share with classmates

Lesson Plan

Courtesy of Dustin Seaton, GT Specialist, NWA ESC

Grade Level:5-8 Middle School;9-12 High School
Time period: Modern Era 1968 to Present

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.

Era5.5.AH.9-12.4, Era6.6.AH.9-12.4, H.7.AH.7-8.8, IE.6.AAH.2, JU.7.AAH.2



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