Pre reading activity by a student teacher for a Year 10 Australian class. Music used is as per historical context.
Take 14 minutes and six seconds of your day and watch this. From the Dust Bowl and the Great Depression to segregation and lynchings to Martin Luther King, Rosa Parks and the Little Rock 9. This clip IS To Kill a Mockingbird. It shows you with powerful images and carefully selected songs the era in which Harper Lee was raised. If you take nothing else from the novel, just remember there is just one kind of folks - folks.
In 1931, two white women stepped from a box car in Paint Rock, Alabama to make a shocking accusation: they had been raped by nine black teenagers on the train. So began one of the most significant legal fights of the twentieth century.
Remember you need to be able to comment on the author's purpose. To do this you need to think about when TKAM was pubished, where it was written and what events might have influenced the author. Here's some background to the Scottsboro Case which is worth a read.
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