Type
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muffled
glisten
suitably
stifle
skittish
meander
immaculate
flail
dilapidated
clatter
amble
ajar

Mississippi Trial 1955 Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

rummage
muffled
mellow
linger
immaculate
glisten
gawk
furrow
flail
clatter
amble
ajar

Mississippi Trial 1955 Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

What was the verdict reached after the trial? Not guilty
When did Gramma pass away? Chapter Three
Were the black witness testimony's acknolged by the defense? No
Who was the first witness? Mose Wright
Where was RC the night Emmett was killed? Jackson
Who kidnapped and murdered Emmett Till? Bryant and Milam
What other name did Emmett Till go by? Bobo
What kind of car did Grampa have? pickup
What was the name of the undertaker? Chester Miller
What was the name of the judge in the trial? Swango
What's the name of the river Emmett's body was found in? Tallahatchie
RC's sister Naomi
How many years was Hiram away from Mississpippi? six
What was Hiram's dads' name? Harlan
Sheriff _____ smith
________, Mississippi Greenwood
What river did Hiram and RC fish in? Yazoo
Gramma's name Florence
Northern organization pushing for intergration NAACP
What year did Emmett's trial take place? 1955

Mississippi Trial 1955 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Where Emmett Till was murdered Mississippi
Area that approved slavery south
Area that did not approve of slavery north
Person whos death sparked the Civil Rights Emmett Till
Where a slave worked plantation
Someone who worked ona plantation slave
Movement that got African-Americans their freedom Civil Rights
Leader against slavery during 1955 MLK
What the African-Americans wanted freedom
What the seperation between races was called Segregation
The group that was opppressed Africans
The group that was the oppressors Whites
Laws that kept people seperated basedon skin color Jim Crow laws

all summer in a day Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A reflection, especially of sound. repercussion
To make or become less tense, taut, or firm; loosen. slacken
The taste or smell of something. savor
Marked by the ability to recover readily, as from misfortune. resilient
A shaking or vibrating movement, as of the earth. tremor
made of two or more. compounded
a bright, gleam or glow blaze
a number of the same thing put together cluster
to keep from falling. suspended
large, massive immense
nessesary for life vital
a wave like rush; sweep surge
shocked, fallen in to a brief state on unconsiousnes stun
to deaden sound muffle
a machine used to make sound apparatus
raising a great clatter and commotion; disorderly or noisy. tumultuously

lesson 3 Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Virginia
Mississippi
Michigan
lizard
insist
infant
hymn
history
glisten
cliffs
assist

Midwife Apprentice Vocab Words Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

To wave around wildly Flail
An officer who helps execute proceedings (not execute as in kill) Baliff
Fill something that had previously been emptied Replenish
To move in a winding or circular course meander
A medicine or therapy that curses a disease or pain remedy
To have a lot of something bounty
The use of physical or mental energy; hard work exertion
To force or persuade someone to do something compel
Struck dumb with astonishment and surprise stupefied
To stall or cease movement or action dawdle

Civil Rights Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Thirteen Reasons Why Vocabulary Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

abrasive
aura
avert
callousness
candid
contemplate
decipher
diminish
meander
melodramatic
ornate
ridicule
stifle

Tell-Tale Heart Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

acute
appendages
audacity
beating
bed
blood
chairs
characters
chopped
conceive
dead
derision
evil
eye
floor boards
guilty
heart
Heart
hyporcritical
light
louder
midnight
murder
narrator
old man
police
scared
scary
short story
stifled
suffocated
three
tub
under
vehemently
vex

Holes - Louis Sachar Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Persistence in doing something despite difficulty or delay in achieving success. perseverance
(of a place) uninhabited and giving an impression of bleak emptiness. desolate
A facial expression, often ugly or contorted, that indicates disapproval, pain, etc. grimanced
A movement or position of the hand, arm, body, head, or face that is expressive of an idea, opinion, emotion, etc. gestured
An uninterrupted space or area; a wide extent of anything: expanse
Suffocating; oppressively close: stifling
To drive or force out or away; discharge or eject: expelling
To make hollow by removing the inner part; make a hole or cavity in; form into a hollow, as by digging: excavated
Completely contrary to nature, reason, or common sense; absurd; senseless; utterly foolish: preposterous
Dexterous; nimble; skillful; clever: deftly
The border or outer boundary of a two-dimensional figure. perimeter
Desolate or dreary; unhappy or miserable, as in feeling, condition, or appearance. forlorn
Insufficiency or shortness of supply; dearth. scarcity
Of, pertaining to, characteristic of, or suitable or intended for young persons: juvenile
A small peg or plug for stopping the vent of a cask. spigot