This compelling series teaches students the basics of today's modern social justice movements. Each book explores a social movement, focusing on how social media helped form, support, and spread the movement's message. The text examines related social issues and provides stories of real people affected by injustice and at the forefront of each movement. Full-color photos and hashtag posts provide context for young readers. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Abdo & Daughters is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
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|Interest Level||Grade 5 - Grade 9|
|Reading Level||Grade 5|
|Subject||History, Social Studies|
|Imprint||Abdo & Daughters|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Title Format||Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks|
|Dimensions||8 x 10|
|Features||Glossary of key words, Index, Infographics, Informative sidebars, Table of contents, and Timeline of key events|
|Online Resources||FREE! Booklinks Nonfiction Network|
#Pride, Arlington Independent School District
In this book, readers learn about the #Pride movement, from its beginnings at the Stonewall Riots to the LGBTQ rights movement, the first Pride Parade, the creation of the Rainbow flag, and legislation such as the Matthew Shephard Act and the 2015 Supreme Court ruling legalizing same sex marriage. Recommended.
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The #Movements series is as timely as they come….It’s a balanced and encouraging look at activism that avoids getting mired in details. What’s more, this book will speak to students as they see their peers making a difference.