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A Picture Book of Rosa Parks by David A. Adler

Called The Mother of the Civil Rights Movement, Rosa Parks refused to give up her bus seat to a white passenger.

When she was arrested in December 1955, her act of civil disobedience sparked the year-long Mongomery bus boycott led by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Across the city, African Americans refused to ride the public buses. This is considered the first large-scale US. demonstration against segregation.

From Rosa Parks early life through her activism and eventual honors, this fully-illustrated biography helps children understand the background and context that led Rosa Parks to fight for civil rights.

Pura Belpr� Honor-winning artist, Robert Casilla, gives life to history with his colorful paintings of Parks story.

Back matter includes authors note and timeline of important dates.

For almost thirty years, David Adlers Picture Book Biography series has profiled famous people who changed the world. Colorful, kid-friendly illustrations combine with Adlers expert mixtures of facts and personality (Booklist) to introduce young readers to history through compelling biographies of presidents, heroes, inventors, explorers, and adventurers. These books are ideal for first and second graders interested in history or who need reliable sources for school book reports.
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Rosa Parks receiving the 1993 Essence Award

Rosa Parks’ Snapshots: Candid Photos Of ‘The Girl On the Bus’

These snapshots epitomise her everydayness and the singularity she fought for. Rosa Parks standing near swimming pool at a home or hotel near the coast May Rosa and Raymond Parks standing in front of a white automobile, likely in Detroit, Michigan May Rosa Parks, full-length portrait, standing next to a Giuseppe Moricci exhibition poster. Shop Fleshbak About. Rosa Parks at a beauty salon, Miami, Florida, August 14, At the Grand Canyon, Arizona,

Feb 4, She was of African, Scot-irish, and Cherokee-Creek ancestry. Oct 1, Around this time, Rosa Was attending elementary school in Pine Level, just outside the capital of Montgomery, where she lived with her mother, maternal grandparents, and younger brother Silvester. There, the school bus took the white students, and the black had to walk. She recalls "I'd see the bus pass every day But to me, that was a way of life; we had no choice but to accept what was the custom.

Rosa Parks was a civil rights leader whose refusal to give up her seat to a white passenger on a segregated bus led to the Montgomery Bus Boycott. Her bravery led to nationwide efforts to end racial segregation.
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Montgomery Bus Boycott.

Rosa Parks February 4, —October 24, was a civil rights activist in Alabama when she refused to give up her seat on a Montgomery bus to a white person: her case touched off the Montgomery Bus Boycott and was a significant milestone in forcing the Supreme Court to end segregation. She once said, "When people made up their minds that they wanted to be free and took action, then there was change. But they couldn't rest on just that change. It has to continue. Early in Parks' childhood, she moved to Pine Level, right outside the state capital of Montgomery.

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  1. images from the time. See pictures of the past as well as photos throughout his life. Rosa met Raymond Parks while living in Montgomery. Raymond was a.

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