Ruby Bridges Passage & Task Cards

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5th - 7th, Homeschool
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  1. This Black History Month Reading Activities Bundle includes four passages and task cards sets about famous African Americans. These resources are excellent tools for combining literacy and social studies skills during Black History Month! What is included in this Black History Month Reading Activiti
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Ruby Bridges Passage & Task Cards is a great resource to help students review important reading comprehension skills while learning about the life and legacy of Ruby Bridges. Ruby Bridges was the first African American child to attend an all-white elementary school in the South. Having led the country by example at a young age, Ruby Bridges is an excellent role model for students!

Included in this Ruby Bridges Passage and Task Cards resource:

  • 1 Ruby Bridges Passage: The passage is ten paragraphs and covers two pages. Paragraph numbers are included and key terms are underlined, so the passage resembles what students will see on a standardized test.
  • 12 Ruby Bridges Comprehension Task Cards: All questions are multiple choice. Questions incorporate skills such as main idea, supporting details, cause and effect, context clues, author’s purpose, making inferences, figurative language, and sequence.
  • Student Response Cards
  • Answer Key

This Ruby Bridges reading activity works great for centers, guided instruction, or test prep!

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Famous African American Close Reading & Task Cards Bundle

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