School in the Civil Rights Movement

School in the Civil Rights Movement

by Rachel A. Koestler-Grack


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Explores segregated schoolsystems and conflicts during integration. Details urban and rural schools and what school days were like for whites and for African Americans. Includes an activity to connect today’s reader with the past.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781515721031
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 08/01/2016
Series: It's Back to School ... Way Back!
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.75(w) x 8.75(h) x (d)
Lexile: 920L (what's this?)
Age Range: 9 - 10 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Struggling Toward Equality 4

Chapter 2 Segregated Schools 10

Chapter 3 A Limited Education 16

Chapter 4 Students as Activists 20

Chapter 5 Celebrations for Strength 24

Timeline 8

Map 9

Project 29

Glossary 30


Internet Sites 31

Critical Thinking Using the Common Core 32

Index 32

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