Protest Movements: Black Lives Matter, 1st Edition

  • Duchess Harris
  • Published By: Core Library
  • ISBN-10: 1532151802
  • ISBN-13: 9781532151804
  • DDC: 305.896
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released May 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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What started as a hashtag in 2013 quickly grew into the Black Lives Matter movement. This book examines the police shootings that fueled the movement, the events that led up to racial tensions in the United States, and the goals the movement has set for the future. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Hands Up, Don't Shoot.
2: A Long History.
3: Growing Awareness.
4: On the Ground.
5: Moving Forward.
Fast Facts.
Important Dates.
Stop and Think.
Online Resources.
Learn More.
About the Author.