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					To Kill a Mockingbird
By
Harper Lee

Research Topic List – Scavenger Hunt
For each topic:
    a. Give the URL where you found information on the topic
    b. Write one interesting piece of information about the topic from that website
Alternate: take this hard copy document, research hard copy sources in library
         a. source book where information was found
         b. one interesting piece of information about the topic from that book

TOPICS:

    1.   The South
         a. URL:
         b. INFO:

    2.   plantation system
         a. URL:
         b. INFO:

    3.   segregation
         a. URL:
         b. INFO:


    4.   Dred Scott Case
         a
         b

    5.   Underground Railroad
         a
         b

    6.   slavery in America
         a
         b

    7.   Great Depression
         a
         b

    8.   Reconstruction
         a
         b

    9.   the Crash of 1929
         a
         b

    10. World War I
        a
        b
11. World War II
    a
    b

12. Nazism
    a
    b

13. the New Deal
    a
    b

14. Ku Klux Klan
    a
    b

15. rabies
    a
    b

16. plants of Alabama
    a
    b

17. hurricanes and tornadoes
    a
    b

18. movies of the 1930s
    a
    b

19. courtroom procedures
    a
    b

20. prejudice and discrimination
    a
    b

21. social class
    a
    b

22. Disabilities Act
    a
    b

23. propaganda
    a
    b

24. Truman Capote
    a
    b
25. “The Lottery” by Shirley Jackson
    a
    b

26. the Civil War
    a
    b

27. Industrial Revolution in America
    a
    b

28. Jim Crow laws
    a
    b

29. Alabama
    a
    b

30. The Emancipation Proclamation
    a
    b

31. southern cooking
    a
    b

32. Franklin D. Roosevelt
    a
    b

33. poverty in America
    a
    b

34. Adolf Hitler
    a
    b

35. Treaty of Versailles
    a
    b

36. anti-Semitism
    a
    b

37. white supremacists
    a
    b

38. Social Security
    a
    b
39. idioms
    a
    b

40. Norman Rockwell paintings
    a
    b

41. mockingbirds
    a
    b

42. the 1930’s
    a
    b

43. history of radio
    a
    b

44. jury system
    a
    b

45. majority rule
    a
    b

46. scapegoating
    a
    b

47. mental illness
    a
    b

48. Pulitzer Prize
    a
    b

49. Bank Holiday of 1933
    a
    b

				
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