Student Name:______________________________ Class: W09
During the month of January we are diving into the many topics mentioned in Brown Girl dreaming. For this wee, we have focused on The Civil Rights Movement.
Who was one of the main leaders of the Civil Rights Movement?
Martin Luther King Jr.
Jacqueline Woodson was born in __________________
(Circle the Correct answer and fill in the blank)
New York or Ohio
Level 2 (Fill in the blank)
1960s Brown Girl Dreaming Jim Crow Laws the Civil Rights Movement
_________________________focuses on the experience of growing up as an African-American child during the ___________ and early 1970s, a period of intense energy and organization surrounding questions of race and racial justice. The 60s were a turning point for race in America thanks to ________________, which advocated for an end to _____________(laws that legalized segregation and racial discrimination) through nonviolent protest.
Write a 5 sentence summary about the struggles Jacqueline Woodson mentions during the Civil Rights Movement.