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Bearing the Cross Overview & Chapter Abstracts for Teachers

David Garrow
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 125 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
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Chapter Abstracts

Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.

Chapter 1, The Montgomery Bus Boycott, 1955-1956 Abstract

* Rosa Parks is arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a Montgomery Bus to a white passenger.
* A number of Civil Rights leaders meet and agree to fight Parks' case in the courts.
* The leaders propose a boycott of the buses and King is called to support...

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