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Flipping Over Rosa Parks! {An Informational Flip Book for Grades 1-2}

A NO PREP Flip Book about Rosa Parks: This project includes a timeline, factual captions, and fun facts about the life of Mrs. Parks. #rosaparks #blackhistorymonth $

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:: Rosa Parks Quotes :: With this still happening in my country today (where intolerant men try to send women to the back of the bus), we remember Rosa Parks.

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Septima Poinsette Clark, the "grandmother of the civil rights movement," with Coretta Scott King, Rosa Parks, Anelle Ponder, and Ms. Towles

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1858 – She refused to give up her seat or ride in the “colored” section of a segregated trolley car in Philadelphia (100 years before Rosa Parks) and wrote one her most famous poems, “Bury Me In A Free Land,” when she got very sick while on a lecturing tour. Her short story “The Two Offers” became the first short story to be published by an African American.

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from NPR.org

Before Rosa Parks, There Was Claudette Colvin

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101 years before Rosa Parks and Claudette Colvin, an African American woman named Elizabeth Jennings refused to be removed from a New York City trolley. Her case in the Brooklyn Circuit Court led to the desegregation of all NYC trolley lines. Her attorney? Future president Chester A. Arthur

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