Civil Rights

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Informational text about the Civil Rights Movement challenges young historians to prove their reading comprehension skills with six multiple choice questions. After answers are submitted a new screen displays a score, answers—correct and incorrect—and the time it took to complete the assignment.  

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CCSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas

  • Have the website's link readily open or easily accessible on a device's home screen
  • Direct pupils to record their score alongside the time it took them to finish, gauge numbers for comprehension 
  • Go over the informational text as a class, discuss each question, and go back to the text for evidence 
Classroom Considerations

  • Requires several computers or electronic learning devices 
  • Consider assigning the interactive during February's Black History Month
Pros

  • A timer keeps pupils on task 
  • Key terms are highlighted using a bold font 
Cons

  • None