Black History Month
You will choose a famous person to research for Black History Month.
Creating an oral presentation you will include the following:
  • biography of that person including: when they lived, their younger years, adult life, family, schooling, accomplishments
  • why is that person a significant part of Black History...Why are they being remembered?

Your presentation should be free of grammatical errors and include pictures and audio in available.

This assignment will be presented to the class the end of February.

Rubric for Black History Month Presentation

Content

4- Many biographical facts were included, with corresponding pictures.

3- Biographical facts were included, and some pictures were included.

2- Some biographical facts were included, few pictures were included.

1- Few biographical facts were included, and no pictures were included.

Writing

4- The student uses a variety of sentences. There are few or no errors in grammar, spelling, punctuation and capitalization.

3- The student uses some variety of sentences. There are a few errors in grammar, spelling, punctuation and capitalization.

2- The student uses simple sentences. There are some errors in grammar, spelling, punctuation and capitalization.

1- The student uses unclear sentences. There are many errors in grammar, spelling, punctuation and capitalization.