Rosa Parks — The Movie! 7 Questions for Substantive Conversation. After the positive response to my previous post, "Contemporary Images for Black History Month," I had to share this movie. Savvy mom and cultural artist, Eunique Jones Gibson, shot the film Rosa to get kids to take a new look at Ms. Parks.
Rosa Parks Biography Research Project No Prep and Stress-Free. A great project for Black History Month. Use with your own class reading materials or movie about Rosa Parks.This is a relaxed approach to researching historical figures. This is the project you are looking for if you are wanting something other than a poster board assignment or boring essay!Your students will work on the following tasks:Write PoetryNote TakingResearchHistory TermsSyllablesWrite a SpeechSettingThemeVenn…
Viola Desmond is our Canadian version of Rosa Parks, who 9 years earlier didn't give up her seat in the movie theater and was arrested and fined. Your students can read about their stories and compare and contrast how they are similiar and different, making text to text and text to real world connections.
Rosa Parks Biography Research, Civil Rights, Black History Month