8: Focus - Black America

boy card Competence aims in focus:

The aims of the studies are to enable students to:

  • elaborate on and discuss how key historical events and processes have affected the development of American society
  • elaborate on and discuss current debates in the USA
  • analyse linguistic tools in texts in dissimilar genres and assess their impact
  • summarize, comment on and discuss differing viewpoints on social issues
  • produce texts in a variety of genres with clear content, appropriate style, good structure, and usage that is precise and accurate
  • present a major in-depth project with a topic from Social Studies English and assess the process

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The Talk - Race in America

THE TALK is a two-hour documentary about the increasingly necessary conversation taking place in homes and communities across the country between parents of color and their children, especially sons, about how to behave if they are ever stopped by the police.