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What makes you say that?: Marian Anderson in Concert at the Lincoln Memorial by Ashley Naranjo

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Visual Arts +3 Age Levels Elementary (9 to 12 years old), Middle School (13 to 15 years old)
This collection uses the Harvard Project Zero Visible Thinking routine for interpretation with justification. This routine helps students describe what they see or know and asks them to build explanations. The strategy is paired with photographs and an artwork from the National Museum of American History and the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Using guided questions, students will look at a single event through multiple media formats.

Tags: William H. Johnson, Robert Scurlock, Marian Anderson, Easter 1939 concert, Lincoln Memorial