Thurgood Marshall was one of the all-time leading civil rights lawyers. He was the first black Supreme Court Justice. He was smart and hard-working. He won many cases that improved the lives of blacks, women, and the poor. America would not enjoy the racial justice it does today without Thurgood Marshall! These popular readers include easy-to-read information, fun facts and trivia, humor, activities and a whole lot more. They are great for ages 7-12 (grades 2-6), because although simple, these readers have substance and really engage kids with their stories. They are great for social studies, meeting state and national curriculum standards, individual and group reading programs, centers, library programs, and have many other terrific educational uses.