vvmsftm Mrs. Vela
Valley View Middle School 8th Grade English
Farewell to Manzanar
by Jeanne Watkatsuki Houston

This nine weeks you will be reading Farewell to Manzanar.  

Explore the website below to become familiar with the historical background of the book.

Using a research inquiry chart,  find answers to the following questions:

1.  What was Japanese Internment?
2.  What was the primary cause?
3.  What were the effects?
4.  What was Executive Order 9066?
5.  What was Manzanar?


Remember to use the proper note taking strategies studied during the second nine weeks.

Be prepared to share your research with the class.
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