RUBY BRIDGES - Biography Study With Tolerance Group Activities

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2nd - 4th, Homeschool
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RUBY BRIDGES - Biography Study With Tolerance Group Activities; The Story of Ruby Bridges is an excellent story in teaching tolerance. This unit is filled with cause and effect, features of biographies, character traits, writing, and more. There are group activities included that teach tolerance.

In this unit:

Text Features of Biographies

Find Someone Who…

The Story of Ruby Bridges organizer

Ruby Bridges Character Traits

Cause and Effect

Timeline of Daily Routine

A Day in Ruby’s Slippers writing activity

Vocabulary and meanings

Sequence of events

My Self-Portrait – Students can complete activity after reading Shades of Black: A Celebration of Our Children by Sandra Pinkney

Match Up Labeling – goes with the 3 sets picture cards

Who Can Play? (Activity to Introduce the biography)

What’s the Difference – Whole group activity

Inside and Out – Whole group activity

Question cards for small group discussions (How would you feel?)

Flip-flap book

Picture cards (goes with Match Up Labeling)

Compare and Contrast

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