15th Amendment Proposal
What topic(s) will your project explore? How do they connect to our overall topic of American History from roughly 1780 to 1870? did you check our wiki to see if this topic has already been explored?

I am interested in learning more and going in depth with the Amendments of the Constitution and I picked a random number to start from and that was 15. I am also interested in the right to vote
and how it was used in history.

(What words did you search for?)
  1. Right to vote
  2. Vote
  3. 15
  4. 15th
  5. 15th amendment
  6. 15 amendment
  7. Fifteenth amendment proposal
  8. Fifteenth amendment
  9. Voting
What focus question will drive your work?
I want to focus on the Amendment itself and it effects
  • What subquestions will help you answer your driving question?
  • How was the 15th amendment used in history
  • What effects did it have
Materials &
  • Wikipidia
  • Online encyclopidia
  • Books
  • Online Media
  • Audio files
  • Mom
  • Dad
  • Sisters
  • Historians
  • Other Teachers
Main Steps:
  1. The main step will be to research and analize information that i will gather and find a way to get in contact with a Historian.
  2. My document will evntually become something among the likings of I-Movie or other scorses
5-8 weeks
6th to 8th graders.
How will you/your partnership define the projects success? How should we evaluate your success? How will that be "visible" to others? (Demonstrate)
Design your own rubric (Rubistar might help).
I will try my hardest to make sure that the project is sucesfull. i will design my own rubric. it will be visible by the dedication i put in the into the page.