The Harmon Foundation Lifetime Achievement Award Storyboard

The Harmon Foundation Lifetime Achievement Award Storyboard

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  • What is the Apollo Theater?
  • Harmon Foundation Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Today, you will be giving this award to one of the following recipients!
  • Here Are the Recipients!
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xbgnbhkvHoo
  • Directions
  • "Miss Vadino, when is this due again?"
  • "Look! Cullen created a poem called, "Atlantic City Waiter."
  • The William E. Harmon Foundation Award for Distinguished Achievement among Negroes, commonly referred to as the Harmon Award or Harmon Foundation Award, was a philanthropic and cultural award created in 1926 by William E.Harmon and administered by the Harmon Foundation.
  • How Do you Persuade Us?
  • Think about the message of their work. Why is it so important?
  • Countee Cullen, Claude McKay, Georgia Douglas Johnson, James W. Johnson, and Langston Hughes
  • When is the Due Date?
  • Only two class periods!
  • You are going to use the Google Doc to research one of these people. You are going to analyze their work, create a biography, and argue why this piece of work should receive the award. This all must be on a storyboard, like this one!
  • On the Google Doc, you will find out what should be on each slide. You must argue why his/her work is so important to the Harlem Renaissance!!
  • You will have two class periods to work on this assignment. I will accept it no later than Friday, January 11th. When you are finished, please let me save it for you and post it on Google Classroom.
  • I think my letter is due in class, tomorrow! 
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