Tuesday, February 17, 2015

USA study: Alabama

Some cool Alabama facts:

1.  Rosa Parks and the Civil Rights Movement had some major victories in Alabama.
2.  George Washington Carver discovered 300 uses for peanuts at the Tuskegee Institute.
3.  You are not allowed to wear jeans down the main street in Anniston.


Alabama
Rookie Read about
by Holli Leber


I am Rosa Parks
by Rosa Parks with Jim Haskins


Y is for Yellowhammer
by Carol Crane


Life on a Plantation
by Bobbie Kalman


If a Bus could Talk
by Faith Ringgold


A Picture Book of Helen Keller
by David Adler

For this state, we did a coloring sheet for Rosa Parks.
Black History Month Second Grade People History Worksheets: Rosa Parks Coloring Page
And, made peanut butter pie!