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Montgomery Bus Boycott
In this Tell the Story activity, children recount the events of the Montgomery Bus Boycott of 1955. They talk about a sequence of pictures which also appear in the Clicker Book "Montgomery Bus Boycott – Read a Book", recounting the key events which led to Rosa Parks' arrest and the consequential reaction by civil rights activists.
On the start page, click on each picture to open a recording page. Listen to all the recordings in sequence on the start page.
Children can read about the boycott in the Clicker Book "Montgomery Bus Boycott – Read a Book". For other resources related to this topic, search for Rosa Parks on LearningGrids.