Lesson Plan, Rubric


Students research a topic related to the Harlem Renaissance and present what they have learned to the class. 


  • Language Arts > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12


Harlem Renaissance problem-based learning



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Curriki Rating
On a scale of 0 to 3
On a scale of 0 to 3

This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 2, as of 2014-05-26.

Component Ratings:

Technical Completeness: 2
Content Accuracy: 2
Appropriate Pedagogy: 3

Reviewer Comments:

This excellent resource is a lesson on the Harlem Renaissance, integrating literary works by Langston Hughes and Zora Neal Hurston.   Students are encouraged to research an area of Fashion, Music, Art, Literature, Dance or History during the 20’s and 30’s in NYC.  Class presentations of fashion shows, film clips of the time period, power points, dramas or skits, poetry readings, dance, timelines are encouraged.  The resource is aligned with ELA Common Core Standards for 11th grade.  A rubric is cited as preceding this lesson, but was not readily available.  

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