Activity 2A.1: Sitting Down in Flint: A Case Study
The National Archives: www.archives.gov/
Video simulation of the Flint sit-down strike:
Griffin, Ian, Griffin Kane, and Keith Littlefield. The Great Flint Sit-Down Strike. Vista High School. http://l3d.cs.colorado.edu/systems/agentsheets/New-Vista/flint-strikes/
United Auto Workers (UAW). UAW History, including sit down strikes at GM and Chrysler in Flint and Detroit. https://uaw.org/solidarity-magazine/uaw-history/
Grevatt, Martha. “70 years ago workers won Flint sit-down strike.” Workers World.
Activity 2B.1: Assembling Character Biographies
How to research and build your character. www.musicaltheatreaudition.com/performance/acting/characterresearch.html
Kammen, C. & Prendergast, N. (2000). Encyclopedia of Local History. Walnut Creek,CA: AltaMira Press.
Kyvig, David E. (2002). Daily Life in the United States. 1920-1940: How Americans Lived Through the Roaring Twenties and the Great Depression. Chicago: Ivan R. Dee.
The Epiguide.com Fiction Writer’s Character Chart. www.epiguide.com/ep101/writing/charchart.html