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“A School Year Like No Other”: Eyes on the Prize: “Fighting Back: 1957-1962″

Type: Lesson     Grade Level: 7-9
Lesson highlighting the Little Rock 9 students whose determination led the way for desegregation in schools. By Bill Bigelow, Rethinking Schools.

Warriors Don’t Cry: Connecting History, Literature, and Our Lives

Type: Lesson     Grade Level: 7-9, 10-12
Role play and writing activities for language arts and social studies on the Little Rock Nine, Brown v. Board, and schooling in general. By Linda Christensen, Rethinking Schools.

Warriors Don’t Cry: A Searing Memoir of the Battle to Integrate Little Rock’s Senior High

Type: Book – Biographies     Grade Level: 7-9
Melba Patillo Beals, 2007 Story of a teenage girl chosen to desegregate Little Rock High School.

A Life is More Than a Moment: The Desegregation of Little Rock's Central High

Type: Book – Photos     Grade Level: 5-6, 7-9, 10-12, Adult
Will Counts, 2007 Photographs and corresponding essays depict the desegregation of Little Rock's Central High.

101 Changemakers: Rebels and Radicals Who Changed US History

Type: Book – Biographies     Grade Level: 7-9, 10-12
Student-friendly profiles of people who have fought for social justice in U.S. history. By Michele Bolling and Dao X. Tran.