The following resources will be a valuable asset for you to use for the Reconstruction Research paper.
View the following video and take notes for the following:
The notes you take now will assist you later on when you create a research paper dealing with The Reconstruction.
*Definition of Reconstruction
*Who was president
*Impact on former slaves
*Impact on former slave owners
This week you are comparing & contrasting 2 characters in your literacy center. On this blog post I want you to:
A). tell me the 2 characters you have chosen
B). list 4 similarities between the characters
C). list 4 differences between the characters USING TRANSISTION WORDS
A). Smokeshell and Joel Todd
~both characters are considered heroic
~both characters have gotten into trouble doing what they think is right. They fought for people's equality.
~both characters have strong independent personalities
~both characters have gone against the laws in their village/town
`~Joel Todd has no siblings. On the other hand, Smokeshell had 2 sisters who loved and looked up to him.
~Smokeshell is kiled as a consequence of his bravery. In contrast, Joel Todd would not be killed. He would just get in trouble for being brave.
~Smokeshell left behind a wife and young son when he was killed. However, Joel Todd is not married or dating and has no children to carry on his legacy.
~Joel Todd's character lives during the late 1800s but Smokeshell's character lived during the Mayan civilization.