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Faubus
TheimaMothershed
CorittaWalls
JeffersonThomas
MinnijeanBrown
ErnestGreen
ElizabethEckford
MelbaPatillo
TerranceRoberta
GloriaRay

Little Rock Nine Word Search

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Word Search
Description

thelma mothershed
terrance roberts
minnijean brown
melba patillo
jefferson thomas
gloria ray
ernest green
elizabeth eckford
carlotta walls
daisy bates
desegregation
courage
segregation
protest
racist
central high school
little rock
arkansas
oprah
orval faubus
civil rights movement

Little Rock Nine Word Search

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Little Rock Nine
NAACP
Daisy Gaston
Carlotta Walls
Jefferson Thomas
Terrence Roberts
Gloria Ray
Melba Patillo
Thelma Mothershed
Minnijean Brown
Desegregation of Schools
Ernest Green
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Richard Davies
Elizabeth Eckford
Orval Faubus
Little rock central

Little Rock Nine -Mikayla & Megan Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Only one of the Nine to pass as of now Jefferson Thomas
Where Little Rock Nine Attended Central High School
Youngest of the Nine Carlotta Walls
First African American to graduate from Central Ernest Green
"Leave me alone _____ _____" White Trash
# of students who graduated from Central out of the Nine Four
One of the Nine Expelled from Central Minnijean Brown
The one student that was never told the plan of where to meet Elizabeth Eckford
" One down ______ to go" Eight
# of African American students who tried to integrate Central Nine
These 9 courageous students were called the... Little Rock Nine

Little Rock Nine Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

N.A.A.C.P
Thelma Mothershed
Melba Patillo
Gloria Ray
Terrence Roberts
Jefferson Thomas
Carlotta Walls
Minijean Brown
Ernest Green
Elizabeth Eckford
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Orval Faubus
Richard Davies
Integration
Desegregation

Little Rock Nine Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Gloria Ray
Rosa parks
Black people
Racist
African-Americans
Desegregation of schools
Nine students
Mandatory
Discrimination
Segregation
Richard Davies
high school
Central
Rock
Little
Elizabeth Eckford
Ernest Green
Orval Faubus

U.S. History: Civil Rights Movement Crossword

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Crossword
Description

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

Little Rock Nine Arkansas History Word Scramble

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Word Scramble
Description

racism
segregation
Minnijean Brown
Ernest Green
Orval Faubus
Melba Pattillo
Elizabeth Eckford
Terrance Roberts
Brown vs. board of education
Little Rock
Thelma Mothershed
President Eisenhower
Gloria Karlmark
Jefferson Thomas
Central High School
Carlotta Walls
the lost year

Little Rock Nine Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Brown V. Board
Carlotta
Central High
Children
Civil Rights
Declared
Gloria
Jefferson Thomas
Little Rock Nine
Prisoners
Protest
School
Segregation
Supreme Court
Thelma

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

Civil Rights Movement Word Search

Type
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Description

passive resistance
organized protests
montgomery bus boycott
Plessy v Ferguson
segregation
Jim Crow
Brown v Board of Education
Little Rock Nine
Freedom Riders
Marches
Sit In
Voting Rights Act
Civil Rights Act
Rosa Parks
Martin Luther King Jr.