Who is Ruby Bridges? Did you know Black children didn't used to be allowed to go to school with white children? This topic and activities can help tackle a topic that may be hard to explain to children as it is hard to fathom. Below are both learning and creative ideas.
Ruby Timeline Activity:
About Ruby and Free Printables:
Ruby Bridges Facts and Worksheets:
Ruby Bridges information and worksheets:
Scholastic Lesson Plan:
Equality is... Worksheet PDF:
Dear Ruby Letter Worksheet PDF:
Ruby Bridges Coloring Sheet:
Ruby Bridges Coloring Sheet PDF:
Ruby Bridges History PDF:
Ruby Color by Number Sheet:
The topic of desegregation goes far beyond Ruby Bridges, but I hope that this helps open up the topic to help the little minds learn. Make sure that you use the hashtag #LearningFunWithLaura when you take part in this learning so I can be sure to see it. If you have ideas for me to share on the topic, let me know in the comments.