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Civil Rights Freshmen Project: Home


Link to Google Doc for full assignment

List of Topics:

Civil Rights Movement:

  • Jim Crow
  • Brown v. Board of Education
  • Lorraine Hansberry
  • Langston Hughes
  • Little Rock Nine
  • Katherine Johnson
  • Mary Jackson
  • Dorothy Vaughan
  • Doloras Huerta
  • James Baldwin
  • Medger Evers
  • Harry Belafonte

Women’s Rights

  • Malala Yousafzai
  • Shirin Ebadi
  • Kristen Gillibrand
  • Hillary Clinton
  • Betty Friedan



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Jennifer Jourdain
Montachusett Regional Voc Tech School
1050 Westminster Street
Fitchburg, MA 01420
(978) 345-9200 x5125

Note Taking Sheet

Note-Taking Sheet.  Click File and Make a Copy.

Research Databases

For Researching People:

For People, Historical Events and Topics:

Note: To use ABC-CLIO at home, you'll need the login and password: montytech1 - montytech1

Project Options

You have several options to present your knowledge:

Options are brochure, slideshow, poster or tri-fold, or full page handout.

For brochures, you can use this Google Doc template. Click on File and Make a Copy.   Or try this free website: .
Canva allows you to also make interesting handouts!

For presentations, you may use Google Slides or try which allows you to create interactive posters.

MyBib is a citation manager that provides free citations for MLA, APA, and Chicago style.   Create a new Project, then Add a Citation.  Choose from website, book, journal, video, and more.   If citing a database article, click on More and then Write/Paste.  When you are ready to print your Works Cited or References page, click on Download Bibliography.  Click here for handout. Watch the video!