Freedom's Promise: Daisy Bates and the Little Rock Nine, 1st Edition

  • Duchess Harris
  • Blythe Lawrence
  • Published By: Core Library
  • ISBN-10: 1532170548
  • ISBN-13: 9781532170546
  • DDC: 379.263
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released May 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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In 1954, segregation in public schools was banned. But the road to desegregate American schools was long and difficult. Activist Daisy Bates helped nine black students integrate Little Rock Central High School in Arkansas. This book explores their legacy. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.<\P>

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
A Letter from Duchess.
1: A Long Day in Little Rock.
2: Brown V. Board of Education.
3: Daisy Bates Takes a Stand.
4: The Clash in Little Rock.
5: The Aftermath.
Fast Facts.
Stop and Think.
Online Resources.
Learn More.
About the Authors.