Her daring refusal to stand sparked the flame that ignited a movement for change around the globe.
Women have always been at the forefront of the quest for civil rights. Ruby Bridges’ silent protest and Fannie Lou Hamer’s ongoing fight for voting rights, An inspiring program, brings to light the efforts of those who would lead, organize, mobilize, and take action.
TARGETED GRADE LEVEL: Elementary Version (K-5) Secondary Version (6-8, 9-12)
PROGRAM DURATION: 45 Minutes
CORE CURRICULUM & TOPICS: Civil Rights, Character Development, Community Activism, Non-violence, Social Studies, Humanities, Unity, African American cultural heritage, Voting Rights, American History, Perseverance