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Asian American History/Ethnic Studies

This course seeks to enrich and deepen our understanding of the story of the United States by learning the untold story of Asian Americans.



Current Event assignment: Learn about a current event in the USA that is related to Race/Ethnicity with a focus on the Asian American experience.  (up to 5 years ago counts)

•Make a GoogleSlide Show
–Intro page with outline of slide show
–Topic, what happened, what is going on: What, when, where, who, how, why
–Historical background of topic/event, try to connect back as far as possible
–P.O.V.s, a new slide for each perspective, so at least two slides
–Synthesis/Meaning/analysis of situation
–Discussion Questions for the class
– Bibliography (at least 5 reputable sources)
•Teach it and lead a class discussion for half the class period.
•You do this ONCE per quarter
•You work with partner/s
•No duplicates from other groups!`
•Share with teacher before presentation day.

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