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Jackie Robinson Crossword

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Sport Jackie played before baseball Football
How many kids were in his family five
What pro team did he first play for? Dodgers
What city did the Dodgers play in? Brooklyn
What college did Jackie attend? UCLA
What number was Jackie forty-two
What State was Jackie born in? Georgia
Word most often used to describe Jackie Robinson Courage
Which hand did Jackie throw with? Right
Name of Jackie's wife Rachel
He was paid $400 each _____ to play baseball month
Served in this military branch during World War II Army
Sold _____ at baseball games when he was little hotdogs
Jackie was the ______ in his family youngest

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Civil Rights Movement Crossword

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What set of segregation laws were created in 1870? Jim Crow Laws
Martin Luther King Jr's speech was titled _____________. I Have a Dream
200,000 African Americans gather on _______________________ for the March on Washington. August 28 1963
The Montgomery Bus Boycott lasted until the ________ of Rosa Parks. Trial
Who sued the School Board because their child was denied admittance to an all white school? Oliver Brown
Who signed the Civil Rights Acts of 1964 and 1968? Johnson
What created the idea of "separate, but equal?" Plessy v Ferguson
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People NAACP
Who broke the color barrier in major league baseball? Jackie Robinson
(Bonus) What team was Jackie Robinson signed to? Brooklyn Dodgers

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Jackie served in the ? Army
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Jackie Robinson was born on January 31, 1919 in Cairo,__________. Georgia
Jackie Robinson was the _________ in his family with 3 older brothers and 1 sister youngest
Robinson attended Pasadena Junior _________ in 1937. College
Robinson earned the NCAA broad jump title at University of ______ in 1940 California
He was the first athlete to earn varsity _________ in all 4 sports at UCLA. letters
He joined the ______ in 1942. army
He became friends with the famous boxer, Joe Lewis, who helped him get accepted in officer training _____. school
Robinson was an ______in the army at Fort Hood, Texas. officer
Robinson could only serve with fellow African American _______. soldiers
When Robinson ________ to go to the back of the bus instead of getting kicked out of the army he left in 1944 with an honorable discharge. refused
Robinson joined Kansas________ part of the Negro Baseball League because blacks could not yet play for major league baseball. Monarchs
Despite racism ________continued to play hard Robinson
He led the league with a .349 batting average and won the league’s Most ________Player award Valuable
General Manager of the Dodgers, Branch Rickey came to Robinson and asked him to play for the Dodgers. He said, “Robinson, I’m looking for a _______with guts enough not to fight back.” ballplayer
On _______ 15, 1947 Robinson joined the Dodgers and became the first African American to play baseball in the Major Leagues April
Even with death threats Robinson continued to play hard and was named ______of the year. Rookie
Over a ten-year career Robinson had a ______average of .311, hit 137 homeruns, and had 197 stolen bases batting
In 1949, Robinson was named All Star team 6 times and was the _____league Most Valuable Player national
He ______from baseball at age 37 retired
In 1955 Robinson won the world series with the _______defeating the Yankees Dodgers
In 1962 he was elected to the _______hall of fame baseball
On ______24, 1972 Robinson died of a heart attack at the age of 53 October

U.S. History: Civil Rights Movement Crossword

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arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a bus Rosa Parks
first black justice on the Supreme Court Thurgood Marshall
student non-violent coordinating committee SNCC
formed to use activism and non-violent protest to bring an end to segregation SCLC
law designed to help end formal and informal barriers to African American suffrage (1965) Voting Rights Act
made racial, religious, and sex discrimination by employers illegal (1964) Civil Rights Act
rode on interstate buses into the segregated southern U.S. to test the ruling of unsegregated public places Freedom Riders
overturned Plessy v. Ferguson Brown v Board
boycott of city buses led by Dr. MLK Montgomery Bus Boycott
segregation imposed by law de jure
segregation resulting from economic or social conditions or personal choice de facto
state level legal codes of segregation, such as literacy tests and poll taxes Jim Crow Laws
led black community to peaceful nonviolence protests against the injustices they faced MLK
association founded in 1909 to work for racial equality NAACP
activist in civil rights; leader of SNCC Stokely Carmichael
1963 demonstration in which more than 200,000 people rallied for economic equality and civil rights March on Washington
organization of militant African Americans founded in 1966 Black Panthers
social movement in the U.S. in which people organized to demand equal rights for African Americans and other minorities Civil Rights Movement
required citizens of a state to pay a special tax in order to vote poll taxes
first black major league baseball player Jackie Robinson
Arkansas governor Orval Faubus called the National Guard to keep black students from enrolling in Little Rock's Central High School; President Eisenhower sent the Army to force integration for the students Little Rock Nine
organized the United Farm Workers Cesar Chavez

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