Here is a biography of Rosa Parks:
1: Describe what you have understood about her childhood (maiden name, family, situation, State, …):
2: Why did she have to stop her studies?
3: What is the NAACP? How was she connected to it?
4: What was her job?
5: What was the date of the incident?
6: What happened?
7: Fill in the blanks:
“She was a _______-_______ for __________ in the face of racial injustice. Rosa Parks through her quiet eloquence, through her _____________ both to her faith and to the cause of Civil Rights in _________ ___________, was prepared to sacrifice everything, her security, even her life to _______ ____ _______ _____ ________, at least her perception of what was Justice.”
8: How did Montgomery’s black community react? What did they organize in support of her?
9: How old was Martin Luther King Jr at the time?
10: What happened in 1956?
11: Why did the Parks have to move? Where did they go?
12: Who did she work for until her retirement?
13: What did she set up later on in her life?
14: When did she die?
15: To what extent is this biography objective?