Ep6, Part 3 Civil Rights and Racial Inequality (Picture Books for Older Readers)
Jan 24th, 2017 by readerpants
Welcome to Episode #6, part 3. Today's podcast, Civil Rights and Racial Inequality, has been split into three parts: YA titles (grades 8+), Middle Grade titles (grades 5-8), and Picture Books for Older Readers (grades 5+).
This episode is Part 3, so we are discussing picture books for older readers.
My name is Leigh Collazo, and I am a certified school librarian and former middle school English teacher. Let's talk about books!
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TITLES DISCUSSED IN PART 3:
The Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la Pena
The Youngest Marcher: The Story of Audrey Faye Hendricks, A Young Civil Rights Activist by Cynthia Levinson
We March by Shane W. Evans
Strange Fruit by Gary Golio
The Quickest Kid in Clarksville by Pat Zietlow Miller
Sugar Hill: Harlem's Historic Neighborhood by Carole Boston Weatherford
Freedom Over Me: Eleven Slaves, Their Lives and Dreams Brought to Life by Ashley Bryan
Game Changer: John McLendon and the Secret Game by John Coy
The Case for Loving by Selina Alko
28 Days: Moments in Black History That Changed the World by Charles R. Smith
- Loving Vs. Virginia by Patricia Hruby Powell
- We've Got a Job: The 1963 Birmingham Children's March by Cynthia Levinson
- Turning Fifteen on the Road to Freedom by Lynda Blackmon Lowery
- "Last Train to Clarksville" by The Monkees