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Dr. King was a great ____________. orator
He wanted all laws to be fair
He made many famous speeches
He was a Baptist preacher
He led many for equality, justice and freedom for all people marches
He wanted justice
He lived in Atlanta
He went to many times jail
He won the peace prize in l964. nobel
His wife was named Coretta
He was born the month of January
He led the famous march know as Selma
He believed in _________not violence. peace
He was murder at the Lorraine motel
He rallied for __________rights of Black Americans. voting
Whenever people gathered for a peaceful demonstration many _______broke out. riots
Martin Luther King was ________________in 1968. assassinated
He wanted equal _________for all people. rights
Martin Luther King had four_________________. children
Andrew __________was one of his followers. Young
John ___________was a young man when he joined in the movement for civil rights. Lewis
Martin Luther King was __________ as were many other civil rights workers during this time. murdered
The marchers faced ___________by law enforcement officers during their fight for freedom. abuse
Dr. King died the month of _____________. April
Dr. King and his wife Coretta both attended __________University. Harvard

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Famous African Americans Crossword

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First African American President of the United States. Barack Obama
Famous African American poet, she was also an author and civil rights activist Maya Angelou
Known for his famous "I Have A Dream" speech. Martin Luther King Jr
Known for the Montgomery Bus Boycott. Rosa Parks
Amazing blues singer nicknamed "The Empress of Blues." Bessie Smith
Very talented jazz trumpeter. Louis Armstrong
African American historian, literary critic, filmmaker, and public intellectual. Dr Henry Gates Jr
He wanted equal rights for all African Americans. W E B DuBois
He wanted vocational and educational rights for African Americans, he also founded Tuskegee University. Booker T Washington
He was composer, a pianist, and band leader of a jazz orchestra. Duke Ellington

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Civil Rights Crossword Puzzle

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State level legal codes of segregation, such as literacy requirements and poll taxes Jim Crow Laws
In 1955, after Rosa Parks was arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a city bus, Dr. Martin L. King led a boycott of city busses. After 11 months the Supreme Court ruled that segregation of public transportation was illegal. Montgomery Bus Boycott
a 1896 Supreme Court decision which legalized state ordered segregation so long as the facilities for blacks and whites were equal Plessy v. Ferguson
Nonviolent protests in which a person sits and refuses to leave Sit-in
The prejudice that members of one race are superior to members of other races racism
1955 a 14 year old black boy said "Bye, Baby" to a white woman in Mississippi. In response, he was brutally murdered Emmett Till
The intermixing of people or groups previously segregated Integration
the students were initially prevented from entering the racially segregated school by Arkansas Governor Orval Faubus The little Rock Crisis
United States civil rights leader whose college registration caused riots in traditionally segregated Mississippi (born in 1933) James Meredith
American civil rights lawyer, first black justice on the Supreme Court of the United States. Marshall was a tireless advocate for the rights of minorities and the poor Thurgood Marshall
Refused to give up her seat to a white passenger. After she was jailed, the Montgomery bus boycott was organized Rosa Parks
U.S. Baptist minister and civil rights leader. A noted orator, he opposed discrimination against blacks by organizing nonviolent resistance and peaceful mass demonstrations. He was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee. Nobel Peace Prize (1964) Martin Luther King Jr
An organization founded by James Leonard Farmer in 1942 to work for racial equality CORE
Southern Christian Leadership Conference, churches link together to inform blacks about changes in the Civil Rights Movement, led by MLK Jr., was a success SCLC
the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, an organization founded on February 12, 1909, that works to obtain equal rights for all Americans NAACP
to end the separation of two groups of people, or to free of laws or practices that have maintained this separation, in an area or facility desegregate
biasedly treating one person or one group differently from others based on something other than merit discrimination
preconceived opinion that is not based on reason or actual experience prejudice
President Mandated desegregation of the interstate system John F. Kennedy
incident in which nine African-American students were prevented from attending Little Rock Central High in 1957 during the Civil Rights Movement Little rock nine
The amendment that ended slavery 13th
Southern laws designed to restrict the rights of the newly freed black slaves Black codes
was an African-American revolutionary organization established to promote Black Power, and by extension self-defense (using arms) for blacks. It was active in the United States from the mid-1960s into the 1970s The Black Panthers
It outlawed taxing voters, i.e. poll taxes, at presidential or congressional elections, as an effort to remove barriers to Black voters 14th amendment
segregation by custom de facto
a key leader in India's struggle for independence, inspired MLK to give speaches in blacks civil rights and encourage them to remain nonviolent Ghandi

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MLK Word Search

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Fairness
Nobel
African American
Justice
Liberty
January
Washington DC
Civil Rights
Peace
Skin
Protest
Equality
Freedom
Leadership
Atlanta
Racism
Speech
Dream
Coretta Scott King
Martin Luther King Jr.

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U.S Civil Rights Movement Crossword

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Laws that enforced segregation between white and black people Jim Crow
____ clauses stated if your ancestors could vote before the Civil War Grandfather
Laws even more harsher than Jim Crow Laws Black Codes
Jim Crow laws were enforced after ______ era Reconstruction
____ bus boycott brought attention to end racial segregation Montgomery
This lady started the Montgomery Bus Boycott Rosa Parks
Who led the Montgomery Improvement Association? Martin Luther King Jr
Year the Boycott ended 1956
Series of protest against racial segregation in Birmingham Birmingham Campaign
"C" in Project C standed for ____ Confrontation
Birmingham politician that opposed the protests Bull Connor
famous Letter Martin Luther King Jr wrote in Jail Letter from Birmingham Jail
____ Rights Act created in 1964 Civil
President that began to create new civil rights bill, but was assassinated John F Kennedy
President that took over after the assassination of JFK Lyndon Johnson
Title 1 made ___ requirements the same for all people Voting
Martin was known for leading this form of protest Non Violent
What was the famous speech MLKJr gave I have a dream
March on ______ Washington
MLKJr was a civil rights _____ activist
University of _____ turned away Marshall because of his race Maryland
Famous case Marshall led about the opposition of school segregation Brown V. Board of Education
Marshall became justice for the ____ court Supreme
Marshall became a ______ for the NAACP Chief Counsel
What era hit Cesar and his family the most Great Depression
Cesar helped latinos in ______ organization Community service
Cesar started a union for _____ Farm workers Migrant
Cesar formed a ____ against grape farmers strike
March that forced the Cherokee to move west Trail of Tears
___ Act that denied native american tribes as independent nations Appropriation
___ amendment states all people born in U.S are citizens fourteenth
Act that gave Native Americans civil rights (freedom of speech/press,etc) Indian Civil rights
___ Rights movement protected the civil rights/ equal opportunities for the Disabled Disability
Architectural ___ act: federal buildings accessible for physical disabled Barriers
Rehabilitation act of 1973, allowed ___ openings for disabled Job
Disibilities limits ___ activities Life

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Black History Month Word Search

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african american
barack obama
boycott
civil rights
desegreation
discrimination
diversity
equality
freedom rides
jim crow
justice
martin luther king jr
nat turner
racism
rosa park
segreation
sit-ins
slaves
sncc
thurgood marshall

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Word Search - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

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abuse
Alabama
April
army
children
civil rights
coretta
demonstrations
disenfranshised
dogs
drummajor
fair
Georgia
HarvardUniversity
jail
January
justice
laws
Lewis
marches
murdered
nobel
peace
peaceful
poor
preacher
riots
selma
speeches
votingrights

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Protestant Reformation Crossword

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During the 1500's, there was a ______________ in response to the Roman Catholic church reformation
He nailed his 95 thesis on the Wittenberg door Martin Luther
Swiss Reformation leader Zwingli
City in Germany where the Protestant Reformation originated Wittenburg
Pardons from the Church for certain sins in exchange for money indulgences
A former nun who became the wife of Martin Luther in 1525 Katherina von Bora
One who holds beliefs or opinions contrary to the established doctrines of his religion heretic
Pope who excommunicated Martin Luther in 1520 Leo X
Calvin's doctrine that the salvation or damnation of men had been determined by God since the beginning of time predestination
French Reformation leader John Calvin
Many of the officials in the Roman Catholic church were __________ corrupt
Who is the Catholic clergyman who is attributed to saying "As soon as a coin in the coffer rings, a soul from purgatory springs." Tetzel
Luther's Hymn _ ________ ______ is popularly known as the "battle hymn of the Reformation." A Mighty Fortress
Luther and the other reformers became the first to skillfully use the power of the _____ _______ to give their ideas a wide audience. printing press
In 1521, Martin Luther was summoned before the ____ __ ____ and excommunicated. Diet of Worms
which language did Martin Luther translate the New Testament German
Martin Luther promised to become a monk when he feared for his like while caught in a terrible ______ thunderstorm
an early English reformer/translator who translated the bible in 1382 Wycliffe
The 5 _________ are 5 Latin phrases that emerged from the reformation solas
the latin phrase for "scripture alone" is Sola ______ scriptura

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Civil Rights Movement Crossword

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What college did Martin Luther King graduate from? Morehouse
What is the name of the preacher-led group of southern activists? SCLC
Who ordered that all buses and train terminals be desegregated by November 1,1961? Robert F Kennedy
What bill was signed into law and was known as the "segregation ending bill"? Civil Rights Act
What award did Martin Luther King get in 1964? Nobel Peace Prize
What former member of the Nation of Islam was assassinated during his speech? Malcolm X
Whoo stood in the doorway of the Univ. of Alabama to stop blacks from entering? George Wallace
Who was the main recruiter for the NAACP? Medgar Evers
Who was the black leader to command the "Back to Africa" movement? Marcus Garvey
Who is Cassius Clay? Muhammad Ali
Who is the teacher/journalist who launched an anti-lynching crusade? Ida B Wells
Where is Little Rock? Arkansas
Who is John F Kennedy? A President
How many children did Martin Luther King have? four
Who is known as the "conductor" of the Underground Railroad? Harrient Tubman
Whos is known to be the "Littlest Soldier"? Ruby Bridges
What President followed President Kennedy? Lyndon B Johnson
What city was considered the most "segregated city in America"? Birmingham
Who refused to give her bus seat to another after a long day of work? Rosa Parks
What is the short name for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People? NAACP

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Dr. Martin Luther King Crossword

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who gave the " I have a dream" speech? Martin Luther King jr
where was the "I Have a Dream " speech? Washington DC
where was Martin Luther King jr. born ? Atlanta
What were Martin Luther king dreams? peace and equality
What state did Martin Luther king jr live in Georgia
How long did "I Have a Dream" speech last 17 minutes
when was Martin Luther Kings speech? August 28, 1963
when was Martin Luther King assassinated? April 4, 1968
when is Martin Luther King day (month)? January
How old was Martin luther king when he got his nobel peace prize? 35
How many kids did Martin Luther king have? 4
Who assassinated Martin Luther King? James Earl Ray
what college did Martin Luther King go to? Morehouse college
what university did Martin Luther King go to? Boston university
How many brothers and sisters did Martin Luther king have? 2

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Black History Month Crossword

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Someone who had a dream Martin Luther King Jr
Opposite of north South
Got arrested for refusing to surrender her bus seat Rosa Parks
Separating blacks from whites Segregation
human rights activist and an American Muslim minister Malcolm X
Founder of Black Panther party Huey P Newton
The first African American to earn a PH.D from Harvard WEB Du Bois
The first black athlete to play major league baseball Jackie Robinson
War between the North and South Civil War
Led hundreds of enslaved people to freedom through underground railroad Harriet Tubman
A new political party that emerged during the 1848 presidential election whose goal was to keep slavery out of the western territories Free soil party
First state to leave the Union in 1860 South Carolina

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