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Nonfiction Pages Research
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Nonfiction Page Requirements

Creative Title (visible and easy to read)

3 sub-topics minimum                                

One chart/graph/table/map with statistics minimum

2 creative/colorful images minimum (with labels or explanation)

2 vocabulary words (with definitions in the margin)

Personal testimony

3 critical thinking or check your understanding questions

Border on page (1 inch) with design

1 creative nonfiction piece created containing your facts


Research Requirements

30 note cards MINIMUM

3 source card MINIMUM (1 book, 1 website, 1 database)


Nonfiction Page Components


Nonfiction Pages Directions

You will be creating a nonfiction page as our next mini research project.  From the list below, you will choose a topic that interests you.  After researching your topic, you will take the information and create a nonfiction page that could be found in a textbook.

Apartheid in S. Africa v. Segregation in the U.S. 

Arts & Entertainment of the Great Depression

Bosnian Genocide

Ruby Bridges

Cambodia - Genocide

Children of the Great Depression

Dust Bowl

Freedom Rides

Great Depression

Great Migration

Greensboro Sit Ins

Harlem Renaissance


Ku Klux Klan

Little Rock 9

March on Washington

Montgomery Bus Boycott

New Deal

Nonviolent Protests

Police Brutality

Racism Across Countries

Rwanda - Genocide

Eleanor Roosevelt, Diplomat & U.S. First Lady

Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Great Depression

Segregation and Integration of Schools

Segregation and Jim Crow Laws


Stock Market Crash

Emmett Till

Other topics as approved by your teacher



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