USH May 16/17

Learning Goal

Synthesize the two primary documents and develop a claim supported by evidence and analysis.

King responds to “A call for Unity” with his “Letter from Birmingham Jail.” If you were one of the clergymen who wrote “A Call to Unity,” how do you think you would view King’s letter? Why? Is there anything in his letter that would change your mind and convince you to protest against unjust laws.


(30) In class timed writing. Letter to Clergymen

(10) Video Clip JFK and the Civil Rights Act

(30) Sourcing of SNCC and JFK speeches regarding the Civil Rights Act



See me friday after school for support to finish racial tension work samples.

Finish margin notes and sourcing of JFK

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