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Rosa McCauley Parks (1913–2005) was an African American civil rights activist whom the U.S. Congress dubbed the "Mother of the Modern-Day Civil Rights Movement". She is famous for her refusal to relinquish her seat to a white man. She was arrested & tried on charges of disorderly conduct & violating a local ordinance. Found guilty, she appealed & formally challenged the legality of racial segregation. After the boycott, she became an icon & spokesperson of the civil rights movement.

Rosa Louise McCauley Parks was an African American civil rights activist and seamstress whom the U. Congress dubbed the "Mother of the Modern-Day Civil Rights Movement". Parks is famous for not s.

Rosa Parks – Remembered by Her Friends

A short biography of Rosa Parks.Read more about Rosa Parks.

Civil rights activist Rosa Parks was born on February 4, 1913, in Tuskegee, Alabama. Her refusal to surrender her seat to a white passenger on a Montgomery, Alabama bus spurred a city-wide boycott. The city of Montgomery had no choice but to lift the law requiring segregation on public buses. Rosa Parks received many accolades during her lifetime, including the NAACP's highest award.

Rosa Parks *She was born February 1913 in Tuskegee Alabama *The mother of the civil rights movement * She use to be a seamstress *Refuses to give up her seat * The afternoon of December By Mckenna Kain

100 years before Rosa Parks there was Frances Ellen Watkins Harper (1825-1911). She was an author, poet and abolitionist. Born free in Baltimore, she had a prolific career, publishing her first book of poetry at age 20 and her first novel (Iola Leroy) at age 67. In 1850, she became the first woman to teach sewing at the Union Seminary. In 1851, she helped blacks along the Underground Railroad en route to Canada, running from the  Fugitive Slave Law of 1850.

100 years before Rosa Parks there was Frances Ellen Watkins Harper She was an abolitionist, poet and author. Born free in Baltimore, she had a prolific career, publishing her first book of poetry at age 20 and her first novel, the widely prai

Rosa Parks (February 4, 1913 – October 24, 2005) - the quiet revolutionary. On December 1, 1955, in Montgomery, Alabama, Parks refused to obey bus driver James F. Blake's order that she give up her seat to make room for a white passenger.

Rosa Parks and Martin Luther King, Jr., 1955 - Rosa Louise McCauley Parks was an African-American civil rights activist, whom the U. Congress called "the first lady of civil rights" and "the mother of the freedom movement".

The biographies, timelines, growth mindset, and online research allows your students to take visual notes in print and using technology! Alice Paul, Amelia Earhart, Serena Williams, Celia Cruz Dr. Mae Jemison Eleanor Roosevelt Marie Curie Frida Kahlo Gloria Estefan Elizabeth Blackwell Danica Patrick, Harriet Tubman, Hillary Clinton, Malala Yousafzai, J.K. Rowling, Michelle Obama, Oprah Winfrey, Rosa Parks

The biographies, timelines, growth mindset, and online research allows your students to take visual notes in print and using technology! Alice Paul, Amelia Earhart, Serena Williams, Celia Cruz Dr. Mae Jemison Eleanor Roosevelt Marie Curie Frida Kahlo Gloria Estefan Elizabeth Blackwell Danica Patrick, Harriet Tubman, Hillary Clinton, Malala Yousafzai, J.K. Rowling, Michelle Obama, Oprah Winfrey, Rosa Parks

Biography Title: Rosa Parks By: David A. Adler and illustrated by Robert Casilla Ages: 6-9 years old Summary: This book is about Rosa  Parks. She refused to give up her seat on the bus. This helped put into place the civil rights movement.

Biography Title: Rosa Parks By: David A. Adler and illustrated by Robert Casilla Ages: 6-9 years old Summary: This book is about Rosa Parks. She refused to give up her seat on the bus. This helped put into place the civil rights movement.

Rosa Parks Autobiography: My Story    Montgomery, Alabama, on December 1, 1955, Rosa Parks made history by being the black woman who refused to obey the driver of the bus when he gave her the order to give up her seat on the city bus to make room for a white passenger. Her actions sparked the Montgomery Bus Boycott, and made history. Her refusal became a key part of the modern movement for civil rights, and her actions sparked further action and set an example for many.

Rosa Parks: My Story -- excellent autobiography about the life of the famous civil rights activist Rosa Parks for young readers

Rosa Parks, Civil Rights Activist: A Brief Biography

Rosa Parks, Civil Rights Activist: A Brief Biography

Celebrate the women of black history and their contributions and perspectives. Find biographies, timelines, descriptions of major events and more.

Rosa Parks biography and accomplishments

Rosa Parks biography and accomplishments - 10 black women who’ve changed history: famous black women

This is a mini-biography unit featuring 21 famous Americans. Each page has wonderful content with either questions, puzzles or writing activities to reinforce. These important Americans include: Rosa Parks, Amelia Earhart, Theodore Roosevelt, Thomas Edison, Frederick Douglass, Harriet Tubman, Benjamin Franklin, Abraham Lincoln, John Deere, Martin Luther

21 Famous Americans - Mini-Biography Unit with Answer Keys

This is a mini-biography unit featuring 21 famous Americans. Each page has wonderful content with either questions, puzzles or writing activities to reinforce. These important Americans include: Rosa Parks, Amelia Earhart, Theodore Roosevelt, Thomas Edison, Frederick Douglass, Harriet Tubman, Benjamin Franklin, Abraham Lincoln, John Deere, Martin Luther

I am Rosa Parks is a fantastic new biography by Brad Meltzer. This easy to use literature companion requires no preparation and contains engaging activities that will help your students understand the life and times of Rosas Parks. It includes a growth mindset component as well as a variety of teaching standards for 2nd, 3rd, and 4th grade.

I am Rosa Parks by Brad Meltzer

I am Rosa Parks by Brad Meltzer - This literature companion for I am Rosa Parks has been created for grade students. This is the eighth literature unit

Rosa Parks Biography for Kids – The First Lady of Freedom  #rosaparks

This pin is about Rosa Parks and her fight for African Americans. She sat in the seat for whites only and she was arrested. She was a leader for all of the African Americans. Her actions led to other actions like those of MLK Jr.