EngageNY Grade 8 ELA Module 3b: The Civil Rights Movement and The Little Rock Nine

Collector: Ann V.

The Civil Rights Movement in the United States takes center stage in a three-unit module that focuses particularly on The Little Rock Nine. Carlotta Walls LaNier’s, A Mighty Long Way, and Shelley Tougas’ photo essay, Little Rock Girl 1957, serve as the core texts for the module and asks middle schoolers to consider how the reporting of various mediums shape perceptions of events.

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