Marches have historically been a key component in the fight for equality. In the children’s book, We March, by Shane W. Evans, the author gives the readers a glimpse into the preparation for a march. The students will write an explanatory essay about the purposes of marches in relation to fighting for equality.

Learning Objectives

(ELA-Literacy.W.1.2) Write informative/explanatory texts in which they name a topic, supply some facts about the topic, and provide some sense of closure.

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