Photo Montage

  For art, you were asked to create a photo montage of a social issue that you are passionate about. Please link your photo and an explanation to this blog. Wikipedia explains: Photomontage is the process and the result of making a composite photograph by cutting and joining two or more photographs into an illusion…

Just Another Day…

On your assessment you were asked if people’s actions are racially motivated today and are people judged the way they were during the time period of To Kill a Mockingbird. Research and tell me what you think. 1. http://repeatingislands.com/2013/10/19/injustice-for-dominicans-of-haitian-descent/ New York “stop and frisk” 2. http://www.lgbtqnation.com/2013/09/new-book-attempts-to-rewrite-the-history-of-matthew-shepards-life-and-death/ The Roma People in Hungary Renisha McBride 3. http://www.presstv.com/detail/2013/10/26/331408/muslims-facing-discrimination-in-europe/…

TKAM Wordle

Create a Wordle using words to describe the social setting and other issues found in To Kill a Mockingbird. Write at least two paragraphs explaining how the words selected relate to the book,   andthe theme “Coming of age amidst controversy”.

Strange Fruit

As we read TKAM we were introduced to the concept of lynchings. Scout, being young and naive, does not know that she has just saved a man’s life, but we, the reader, are left to contemplate the fruits of hatred. Evolution of a song

Found Poems

Now that we have completed the first half of the book you should be well acquainted with the characters and the setting of the book. Write a found poem about TKMB. If you don’t remember how, check out this post FOUND POEMS