Condense the novel into 500 words.
Interview someone who remember race relations in the 1930s.
Write an inspiring speech.
Write two reviews of the book. One review should be written by a Southern man or woman from the Thirties and the other review should be written by a Northern man from the Thirties or Forties.
Write a short story about Big Boy's time in Chicago.
Research and write a list of rules that black people have to follow in the early 20th century in the South. Write another list for a white man written form the perspective of a black person.
Divide the into groups of five or six. Choose one of the stories and develop it into a play.
Present Mann's case for killing Mr. Heartfield. One student should be the defense, another student should be the prosecution...
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