Welcome: The Civil Rights Movement By: K. Crowder
Description: The purpose of this WebQuest is to help students explore the Civil Rights Movement including its causes, important leaders and outcomes. Georgia Performance Standards: SS5H8 The student will describe the importance of key people, events, and developments between 1950-1975. b. Explain the key events and people of the Civil Rights movement; include Brown v. Board of Education (1954), the Montgomery Bus Boycott, the March on Washington, Civil Rights Act, Voting Rights Act, and civil rights activities of Thurgood Marshall, Rosa Parks, and Martin Luther King, Jr. c. Describe the impact on American society of the assassinations of President John F. Kennedy, Robert F. Kennedy, and Martin Luther King, Jr.
Grade Level: 3-5
Curriculum: Social Studies
Keywords: civil rights movement
Author(s): Kamilah Crowder