Everything you need to understand or teach The Road to Memphis by Mildred Taylor.
The Road to Memphis is a novel by Newbery Award winning author Mildred D. Taylor. This
historical fiction novel is the third book in the Logan family series of novels, following Song of the Trees and Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry. The story is told through the voice of Cassie Logan, the only daughter in the Logan family. Cassie finds herself facing new challenges while trying to live with the racism that is very prevalent in 1940’s Mississippi. Throughout the novel, the Logans come to grips with the harsh realities of their environment as they struggle to save a friend from a horrible fate. Friendships will be tested and lives will be forever changed all on the road to Memphis.
The Road to Memphis Lesson Plans contain 94 pages of teaching material, including: