The Story of Ruby Bridges by Robert Coles is a wonderful book for introducing a study of Ruby Bridges' life and contributions. This set of comprehension activities and lapbook bundle includes before/during/after materials for whole or small group instruction, a lapbook project for post reading, and a writing prompt that pulls all the learning together.
The bundle addresses the following pieces:
Seven pages for thinking about the story (before, during, after)
Lapbook Cover Images
Important Life Events
Cause and Effect Relationships
About the Author
How I’d treat Ruby
Ruby Bridges: One Brave Girl
The bundle includes 24 pages in length. Your students will have the opportunity for learning many comprehension skills and strategies, write about Ruby’s life and work, and deepen their understanding of how important it is to treat everyone equally and handle tough moments with bravery. A preview of the units included is attached.
If you're looking for other Black History Month materials, you might check out these book companions:
✱Henry's Freedom Box
✱Each Kindness Book Companion and Kindness in the Classroom Lapbook
✱Salt in His Shoes
✱Martin's Big Words
✱When Marian Sang
✱Sojourner Truth's Step-Stomp Stride
OR....you can get them all at a great savings with my Black History Month Book Companion Bundle
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