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“My Interest Group” Writing Project

Using what you have learned from the unit on the Civil Rights Movement, you will create a written plan for the success of a new interest group related to your civil rights. The goal for your interest group should be related to passing a specific law, gaining a specific civil right for a group, or convincing Texas voters to vote for or against a specific issue in an election. Your essay must address a real issue facing Texans today. The issue does not necessarily need to affect you.
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Benchmark Review

The benchmark test for 7th grade history, which will cover units 1–8, will be on Friday, March 2nd. Please complete the following review by that date.  Test insurance will be offered for this test.
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