Teaching with Primary Sources

Ruby and Rosa: A Journey to Equality


WelcomTwo African American men holding a sign that says "Down with Segregation."e! This site serves as an introduction to the Civil Rights Movement and concept of inequality for the young elementary student. Students will experience segregation first hand in a controlled classroom setting, and will have the opportunity to reflect on their experiences. Students will complete a Photo Analysis using Primary Sources. Students will also learn about the contributions that Rosa Parks and Ruby Bridges made to the Civil Rights Movement, and will compare and contrast the historical figures. Join us as we start our journey to equality...


Governors State University - Teaching with Primary Sources Partner
Katie Giblin
Governors State University
Last Updated on July 22, 2010