The First Lady of Civil Rights

Rosa Parks


Did you know Rosa Parks was asked to give up her bus seat because of her skin color? Children will learn why she is known as "The First Lady of Civil Rights" in this sing-songy read. The backmatter contains song lyrics, guided reading activities, musical notes, and a glossary. This book contains a CD and online music access.

Author Bruce Bednarchuk
Illustrated by Marcin Piwowarski
Music Arranged & Produced by Wes Schuck; Audio recorded, mixed, and mastered at Two Fish Studios, Mankato, MN

Hardcover $33.99 list / $25.49 s/l

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Series: America's Leaders | View more titles in this series
  • Text set to music
  • CD/web access to song
  • Reinforced library binding
  • Full-color illustrations
  • Glossary
  • Critical Thinking Activities
  • Read More Resources
  • Sheet Music for Each Song
Reading Level Grade: 1-3
Reading Level Age: 6-8
Interest Level Grade: 1-3
Interest Level Age: 6-8
Lexile Level: 530L
Hardcover: $33.99 list / $25.49 s/l
Trim Size: 11 x 9
Pages: 24
ISBN: 978-1-63290-087-6
Music Instrumentation: acoustic guitar, organ, bass guitar, drum kit
Music Fun Facts:
The pipe organ was the most complex machine built before the industrial revolution.