For our first research project of the year, we will be focusing on completing high quality, exhaustive research. To begin, each student will need to choose a topic that interests him/her.
Our broad topic for this first project is Social Change. To Kill a Mockingbird does not so much depict sweeping social change as much as the time before change (The American Civil Rights Movement) began For your topic, it will be important to choose a specific event or small series of events that you can study and explain the impact that those events had on society. A few suggestions are below: