African-American Culture by Darice Bailer

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The mother was a successful lawyer. It was one of the first television shows to focus on an African-American family. Winning Academy Awards By the 1970s, more African Americans were getting leading roles in movies. In 2002 two African 40 Americans won the film industry’s highest honors. Denzel Washington won the Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role. Halle Berry won the Academy Award for Best Actress. This was the first time an African-American woman won this award. It was also the first year African Americans had won both awards for leading roles.

The father was a doctor. The mother was a successful lawyer. It was one of the first television shows to focus on an African-American family. Winning Academy Awards By the 1970s, more African Americans were getting leading roles in movies. In 2002 two African 40 Americans won the film industry’s highest honors. Denzel Washington won the Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role. Halle Berry won the Academy Award for Best Actress. This was the first time an African-American woman won this award.

Describe how the people’s voices sound. Are they hopeful or sad? Be sure to set the scene, develop a sequence of events, and offer a conclusion. 44 Say What? Reading about African-American culture can introduce new vocabulary words. Find five words in this book that you’ve never heard before. Use a dictionary to look up what they mean. Then write the meanings in your own words. Use each word in a new sentence. Surprise Me Chapter Four discusses how African-American music developed. The development of different genres of music can be interesting and surprising.

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