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Heroes of today and yesterday [videorecording] : Rosa Parks and the Civil Rights Movement / executive producer, Susan Eikov Green
Alternate Title Rosa Parks and the Civil Rights Movement
Pleasantville, N.Y. : Mazzarella Bros. Productions/Sunburst, 2001
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 SOE Curriuclum Lab, Rm 267  CL VHS 323.0973    AVAILABLE
Subject Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005
Subject(s) African American women -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- Biography
Civil rights workers -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- Biography
Civil rights movements -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- History -- 20th century
Segregation in transportation -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- History -- 20th century
Physical Description 1 videocassette (23:43 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in. + 1 teacher's guide (58 p. ; 27 cm.)
Credits Print material design, Christine Boscarino
Note - System Details VHS
Summary This program tells the story of Rosa Park's life both before and after December 1, 1955, the day she was arrested in Montgomery, Alabama, for refusing to surrender her seat on a segregated city bus to a white man. Using dramatic reenactments, it recounts what life was like for black people living in the South when segration was the law of the land, and how change was sparked by Rosa Parks's quiet strength and dignity. A teacher's guide and twelve activity sheets supplement the video
Note Grades 3-8
Series SOE Curriculum Lab
Alternate Author Sunburst Communications (Firm)

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