Through My Eyes

Scholastic Press - Scholastic. An icon of the civil rights movement, Ruby Bridges chronicles each dramatic step of this pivotal event in history through her own words. In november 1960, all of america watched as a tiny six-year-old black girl, surrounded by federal marshals, walked through a mob of screaming segregationists and into her school.

Ruby Bridges Goes to School: My True Story Scholastic Reader, Level 2

Cartwheel Books 9780545108553 - The extraordinary true story of ruby bridges, the first african-American child to integrate a New Orleans school--now with simple text for young readers!In 1960, six-year-old Ruby Bridges walked through an angry crowd and into a school where she changed history. This is the true story of an extraordinary little girl who helped shape our country when she became the first African-American to attend an all-white school in New Orleans.

Used book in Good Condition. With simple text and historical photographs, this easy reader explores an amazing moment in history and the courage of a young girl who stayed strong in the face of racism.

The Story Of Ruby Bridges: Special Anniversary Edition

Scholastic Paperbacks - Depth - 9. 90 Told with robert coles' powerful narrative and dramatically illustrated by George Ford, faith, Ruby's story of courage, and hope is now available in this special 50th anniversary edition with an updated afterword! Used book in Good Condition. Width - 016. Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first african american child to integrate a New Orleans school with this paperback reissue!The year is 1960, and six-year-old Ruby Bridges and her family have recently moved from Mississippi to New Orleans in search of a better life.

Ages - 4, 6, 7, 5, 8. Weight - 023. When a judge orders ruby to attend first grade at William Frantz Elementary, an all-white school, Ruby must face angry mobs of parents who refuse to send their children to school with her.

Ruby Bridges Rookie Biographies

Children's Press - Used book in Good Condition. Colorful photos and age appropriate text encourage children to read on their own-as they learn about people like Serena Williams, Rosa Parks, Neil Armstrong, Anne Frank and many more. Width - 016. Depth - 9. 90 Her story continues to inspire people of all ages. Ages - 4, 5, 7, 6, 8.

Weight - 023. Ruby bridges grew up at a time when African-American people were treated as second-class citizens in many parts of the United States. Meet ruby bridges!fact-filled Rookie Read-About Biographies introduce the youngest readers to influential women and men, both past and present. At just six year old, this courageous child stood up against racism and hatred to help integrate Louisiana's school system.

Ruby, Head High: Ruby Bridge's First Day of School

Creative Editions - Width - 016. Depth - 9. 90 Ages - 4, 5, 7, 6, 8. Weight - 023. Inspired by an iconic norman rockwell painting and translated from an original French text, this is a story about the day a little girl held her head high and changed the world. Used book in Good Condition.

Ruby Bridges

Walt Disney Home Entertainment 2259734 - But guided by the love of her mother lela rochon -- why do fools fall in love, waiting to exhale and father michael Beach -- SOUL FOOD, TV's THIRD WATCH, Ruby's heroic struggle for a better education becomes a lesson for us all. Shrink-wrapped. Width - 016. The two men were taped in the Cabinet Room of the White House.

An acclaimed and entertaining motion picture also starring penelope ann miller the gun in betty lou's handbag, a few good men -- you'll want to share this remarkable story of courage and pride with your family!|The movie was shot entirely on location in Wilmington, CARLITO'S WAY and Kevin Pollak THE USUAL SUSPECTS, North Carolina.

Ruby Bridges - As a first for disney, president bill clinton joined michael eisner in introducing the two-hour television movie, which aired on THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF DISNEY on January 18, 1998. Used book in Good Condition. Disney presents the inspiring true story of one little girl whose strength and dignity during the racially charged 1960s helped change history! When bright six-year-old Ruby is chosen to be the first African-American student to integrate her local New Orleans elementary school, she is subjected to the true ugliness of racism for the very first time.

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Ruby Bridges: Get to Know the Girl Who Took a Stand for Education People You Should Know

Capstone Press - Used book in Good Condition. Width - 016. Ruby bridges was just six years old when she was chosen to be the first and only black child in the all-white William Frantz Elementary School. Her courageous act left the legacy that given a chance, anyone at any age can make a difference in the world. Depth - 9. 90 At the time, ruby was too young to understand how the simple act of attending school would change the lives of many to come.

Ages - 4, 6, 7, 5, 8. Weight - 023. Shrink-wrapped.

Shaking Things Up: 14 Young Women Who Changed the World

HarperCollins - Readers will also hear about molly williams, annette kellerman, jacqueline and Eileen Nearne, Frances Moore Lappé, Angela Zhang, Frida Kahlo, Pura Belpré, Mae Jemison, Nellie Bly, and Malala Yousafzai—all whose stories will enthrall and inspire. In this book of poems, you will find Mary Anning, who was just thirteen when she unearthed a prehistoric fossil.

Depth - 9. 90 Width - 016. Shrink-wrapped. You’ll meet ruby bridges, the brave six year old who helped end segregation in the South. Ages - 4, 7, 5, 6, 8. Weight - 023. And maya lin, who at twenty-one won a competition to create a war memorial, and then had to appear before Congress to defend her right to create.

Shaking Things Up: 14 Young Women Who Changed the World - And those are just a few of the young women included in this book. This poetry collection was written, illustrated, and designed by women and includes an author’s note, edited, a timeline, and additional resources. With artwork by notable artists including selina alko, oge mora, emily winfield Martin, Shadra Strickland, Sophie Blackall, Lisa Brown, Julie Morstad, Erin Robinson, LeUyen Pham, Sara Palacios, Hadley Hooper, Isabel Roxas, and Melissa Sweet.

A 2019 bank street best book of the year named to the 2019 texas topaz nonfiction reading listselected for ccbc Choices Book 2019Selected as a Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People 2019Named to the Cuyahoga County Public Library’s 2018 list of Great Books for Kids Used book in Good Condition.

Sit-In: How Four Friends Stood Up by Sitting Down Jane Addams Honor Book Awards

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers FBA-|274462 - Martin Luther King Jr. S words of peaceful protest and dared to sit at the "whites only" Woolworth's lunch counter. Little brown Books for Young Readers. Their order was simple. A doughnut and coffee, with cream on the side. This picture book is a celebration of the 50th anniversary of the momentous Woolworth's lunch counter sit-in, when four college students staged a peaceful protest that became a defining moment in the struggle for racial equality and the growing civil rights movement.

Width - 016. Depth - 9. 90 Ages - 4, 7, 5, 6, 8. Weight - 023. It was february 1, 1960 They didn't need menus. Shrink-wrapped. Used book in Good Condition. Brian pinkney embraces a new artistic style, strength, creating expressive paintings filled with emotion that mirror the hope, and determination that fueled the dreams of not only these four young men, but also countless others.

Sit-In: How Four Friends Stood Up by Sitting Down Jane Addams Honor Book Awards - Andrea davis pinkney uses poetic, powerful prose to tell the story of these four young men, who followed Dr.

Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez and Her Family’s Fight for Desegregation Jane Addams Award Book Awards

Harry N. Abrams - Civil rights history. Kirkus reviews, starred review “Younger children will be outraged by the injustice of the Mendez family story but pleased by its successful resolution. Depth - 9. 90 Their success eventually brought an end to the era of segregated education in California. Praise for separate is never equalstarred reVIEWS"Tonatiuh masterfully combines text and folk-inspired art to add an important piece to the mosaic of U.

S. Ages - 4, 6, 7, 5, 8. Weight - 023. Width - 016. This story deserves to be more widely known, thanks to this book, and now, it will be. The horn book magazine   Used book in Good Condition. An american citizen of mexican and puerto Rican heritage who spoke and wrote perfect English, Mendez was denied enrollment to a “Whites only” school.

Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez and Her Family’s Fight for Desegregation Jane Addams Award Book Awards - Board of Education. Publishers weekly "pura belpré award–winning Tonatiuh makes excellent use of picture-book storytelling to bring attention to the 1947 California ruling against public-school segregation. Booklist "the straightforward narrative is well matched with the illustrations in Tonatiuh’s signature style, cloth, brick, their two-dimensional perspective reminiscent of the Mixtec codex but collaged with paper, wood, and Photoshopped hair to provide textural variation.

Freedom on the Menu: The Greensboro Sit-Ins

Puffin Books - Depth - 9. 90 There were signs all throughout town telling eight-year-old Connie where she could and could not go. But when connie sees four young men take a stand for equal rights at a Woolworth’s lunch counter in Greensboro, North Carolina, she realizes that things may soon change. Shrink-wrapped. Width - 0

16. Used book in Good Condition. Abrams books for Young Readers. And while connie is too young to march or give a speech, she helps her brother and sister make signs for the cause. Ages - 4, 7, 5, 6, 8. Weight - 023. This event sparks a movement throughout her town and region. Puffin Books. Changes are coming to connie’s town, but Connie just wants to sit at the lunch counter and eat a banana split like everyone else.

Freedom on the Menu: The Greensboro Sit-Ins - Little brown Books for Young Readers.