This is the "Home" page of the "LSN Civil Rights Research Project" guide.
Alternate Page for Screenreader Users
Skip to Page Navigation
Skip to Page Content

LSN Civil Rights Research Project  

Last Updated: Jul 15, 2015 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

Home Print Page

LSN Civil Rights Research Project

Rights and Equity Oral Presentation Assignment


Background: Your goal for this unit will be to develop a project on the topic of your choice. You will present your project to the class. The topic you choose MUST relate to one of the following broader topics and they are:


  1. Civil Rights
  2. Affirmative Action
  3. Due Process Rights
  4. Immigration
  5. Native American Rights
  6. Title IX (women’s rights)
  7. American’s with Disabilities Act


Projects you can make (pick 1)

  1. Poster
  2. Brochure
  3. Power point presentation
  4. Website
  5. Audiocast
  6. Slideshow
  7. Video
  8. Other (must be approved)

Project Grading Rubric

Check with your teacher to find out YOUR due date

Project Requirements

1.    Minimum of 10 required sources from a variety of formats including

      a.    One online database

      b.    One reliable internet site

      c.    One book

      d.    One primary source

2.    Describe how the public policy did or did not promote equity (justice)

3.    Explain the significance of the event(s)

4.    Includes at least 4 images (still or video)

5.    Well organized

6.    5-7 minutes long

7.    Works Cited in MLA format (use or

8.    Five test questions on the information in your presentation


Loading  Loading...