1) Explain what the Reconstruction Era was and identify two important ways that impacted Black life.

2) Discuss African American participation in political life during Reconstruction, including opportunities and obstacles.

3) Discuss some of the gains for African Americans as well as those things that thwarted Black progress during Reconstruction.

Book used is:

Darlene C. Hine, William C. Hine, Stanley C. Harrold

The African American Odyssey,Volume 1, 6th Edition

Pearson Learning Solutions 08/2013, Vital Source Bookshelf Online