Liberty For All? Project Page

Breaking Barriers Research Sites


Before the Boycott-- elearning Simulation
Montgomery Bus Boycott-- Made possible because of Jim Crow Laws-- this describes the conditions that prompted Rosa Parks to make her stand.
From History.com-- Montgomery Bus Boycott


http://www.civilrightsmuseum.org/?page_id=434
Information about the permanent exhibits at the National Civil Rights Museum.
From Congress--Information about the Civil Rights Act of 1964
Read about the parts for the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and other information about it.

Brown vs. Board of Education (1954)
Information about the landmark court case, Brown vs. Board of Education -- the decision that decided that separate schools for blacks and whites was not equal.
http://lib.arlingtonva.us/departments/Libraries/info/AfricanAmericanHistory/LibrariesInfoAABrownvBoardForKidsAndTeens.aspx


Freedom Rides (1961)
From PBS-- Information about the Freedom Rides
From NPR-- The Freedom Rides


March on Washington- 1963
From Wikipedia
March on Washington 1963


The Freedom Summer
The Freedom Summer
From History.com


Sit ins-- 1960
Sit-ins

Ole Miss Riot of 1962
Integrating Ole Miss

Resources:

From Scholastic Scope, Jan. 30, 2012 edition.
Please Click to Download the Teen Freedom Fighters Reader's Theater read in class on Feb. 9, 2012.


Please click the link below to download the questions for the class assignment of Feb. 14th. "The Power of the Protesters".
Hr. 2 is assigned numbers 1,2 and 4.
Hours 4, 6, 7 and 9 are assigned all 5 questions.


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