The Life Story of Ruby Bridges Activity Pack
Ruby Bridges was one of the bravest girls in history. When Ruby took that first step into an all-white school at six years old, she paved the way for future generations of black students all across the nation.
There are a variety of activities for you to teach about Ruby Bridge's life story. This could be a week-long unit or as short as a day or two, depending on time allotted and the needs of your students. There are several ways to use this unit to differentiate for students.
✔Meet Ruby Bridges
✔Life Story with Scenes & Questions
✔Flip Book (5-pages)
✔Fact or Fiction Activity
✔Character Mini-Booklet w/Timeline--fits perfectly inside their notebooks!
✔A Famous Quote
✔Character Traits Activity
✔Vocabulary Photo Posters
✔Spotlight on Vocabulary
Have students read the passages about where they will meet Ruby Bridges and learn all about her life. The articles are written with questions and scenes for students to connect and color. There’s also custom-created organizers to use to review or to research further.
Use the hands-on activities for different centers:
Fact or Fiction Activity
A Famous Quote
A Close Look at Character Traits
Spotlight on Vocabulary
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