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Civil Rights

 

This sections contains links to information pertaining to the civil rights movement.  Topics included are the Montgomery Bus Boycott,  School Desegregation, Civil Rights Marches , Greensboro Sit Ins, and Leaders of the Civil Rights Movement.  

 

Montgomery Bus Boycott

http://www.watson.org/~lisa/blackhistory/civilrights-55-65/montbus.html

http://www.montgomeryboycott.com/

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/eyesontheprize/story/02_bus.html

http://library.thinkquest.org/J0112391/freedom_rides.htm

http://www.neok12.com/php/watch.php?v=zX030d46007f701570455d7b&t=Civil-Rights-Movement

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/eyesontheprize/resources/vid/02_video_bus_qt.html

March on Washington / Selma

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/eyesontheprize/story/08_washington.html

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/eyesontheprize/resources/vid/08_video_washington_qt1.html

http://www.history.com/topics/civil-rights-movement/videos#martin-luther-king-jr-leads-the-march-on-washington

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/eyesontheprize/story/10_march.html

http://www.neok12.com/php/watch.php?v=zX555000426740744c434673&t=Civil-Rights-Movement

Greensboro Sit Ins

http://www.nps.gov/nr/travel/civilrights/strategy.htm

 http://www.neok12.com/php/watch.php?v=zX6a5a54565d5c0c52045477&t=Civil-Rights-Movement

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/eyesontheprize/resources/vid/04_video_nonviolence_qt1.html

 

School Desegregation

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/eyesontheprize/story/03_schools.html

http://www.kawvalley.k12.ks.us/brown_v_board/

http://www.neok12.com/php/watch.php?v=zX760a6e7d58506758635545&t=Civil-Rights-Movement

http://www.neok12.com/php/watch.php?v=zX6d517e016d4a01004d556b&t=Civil-Rights-Movement

http://www.neok12.com/php/watch.php?v=zX7f5602780f45555965435d&t=Civil-Rights-Movement

http://www.centralhigh57.org/The_Little_Rock_Nine.html#index.html

http://microsites.jfklibrary.org/olemiss/home/

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/eyesontheprize/resources/vid/03_video_schools_qt.html

Desegregation of the South

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/freedomriders/rides#bottom_main

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/eyesontheprize/story/04_nonviolence.html

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/eyesontheprize/story/05_riders.html

http://www.neok12.com/php/watch.php?v=zX676a4e4252047466435c7f&t=Civil-Rights-Movement

 

Civil Rights Leaders

 Martin Luther King Jr

http://www.biography.com/people/martin-luther-king-jr-9365086

http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com/articles/ushistory/martinlutherking1.htm

http://www.neok12.com/php/watch.php?v=zX667f7b66441f6a57020f7b&t=Civil-Rights-Movement

http://www.biography.com/people/martin-luther-king-jr-9365086/videos

http://www.biography.com/people/martin-luther-king-jr-9365086

 

John F Kennedy

http://civilrights.jfklibrary.org/Media-Assets/The-Right-to-Vote-in-Mississippi.aspx#State-of-the-State

http://civilrights.jfklibrary.org/For-Students.aspx

http://civilrights.jfklibrary.org/Media-Assets/Address-to-the-American-People.aspx#The-Address--Tune-in-Tonight

http://www.biography.com/people/john-f-kennedy-9362930

https://youtube.googleapis.com/v/nFcbpGK9_aw

 

Jackie Robinson

http://www.biography.com/people/jackie-robinson-9460813

http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Jackie_Robinson.aspx

http://www.history.com/topics/civil-rights-movement/videos#jackie-robinson-breaks-barriers

http://discoverer.prod.sirs.com/discoweb/disco/do/article?urn=urn%3Asirs%3AUS%3BARTICLE%3BART%3B0000275312

http://discoverer.prod.sirs.com/discoweb/disco/do/article?urn=urn%3Asirs%3AUS%3BARTICLE%3BART%3B0000259904

http://discoverer.prod.sirs.com/discoweb/disco/do/article?urn=urn%3Asirs%3AUS%3BARTICLE%3BART%3B0000030385

http://discoverer.prod.sirs.com/discoweb/disco/do/article?urn=urn%3Asirs%3AUS%3BARTICLE%3BART%3B0000352945

 

Ruby Bridges

http://www.biography.com/people/ruby-bridges-475426

http://rubybridges.com/

 

Claudette Colvin

 http://www.biography.com/people/claudette-colvin-11378

http://mlk-kpp01.stanford.edu/index.php/encyclopedia/encyclopedia/enc_colvin_claudette_1939

 

John Lewis

http://www.biography.com/people/john-lewis-21305903n

http://johnlewis.house.gov/john-lewis/biography

 

Rosa Parks

http://teacher.scholastic.com/rosa/

http://www.grandtimes.com/rosa.html

http://www.achievement.org/autodoc/page/par0pro-1

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