Civil Rights Timeline Task Cards
Students learn about important events in the Civil Rights movement with this timeline activity. Address ELA skills during social studies or vice versa! You can use these as center activities, group assignments, or even as an Interactive bulletin board. Just print and cut! Laminate for durability.
14 Timeline Cards:
Each card is half a page, includes a date, realistic illustration, brief caption, and detailed informational text paragraph about civil rights topics including:
*The Dred Scott Decision
*The Emancipation Proclamation
*Plessy v. Ferguson (Separate but equal)
*Brown v. The Board of Education
*Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott
*Little Rock Nine
*Lunch Counter Sit In
*Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" Speech
-18 ELA task cards—these task cards require students to find the answer in the text using reading comprehension and vocabulary skills.
-18 Math task cards—students will combine comprehension skills with subtraction/elapsed time to solve the problem.
-18 Timeline task cards--basic recall questions to practice timeline reading skills.
-6 Creative Thinking task cards—creative writing, critical thinking, and artistic task cards encouraging students to think deeper about the topics.
-Recording sheets for math and ELA. (The creative thinking task cards are open-ended, so you can have students respond on their own paper or journals.)
-Center Student Directions Page
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