Session plan for interest level: 1, 2, 3, 4

Summary

Meet nine-year-old Audrey Faye Hendricks, the youngest known child to be arrested for a civil rights protest in Birmingham, Alabama, 1963, in this moving picture book that proves you’re never too little to make a difference.

Details

Student will be able to participate in direct discussion on the civil rights movement and how it changed the country. Persuasive letter writing, acrostic poetry and the chance to make a poster about something they believe in is highlighted in this session plan.

Girl using hula hoop

Book Information

The Youngest Marcher
By Cynthia Levinson
Simon and Schuster, ©2017

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