I Am Rosa Parks Activities for 1-5

Keep students engaged in literacy with the I Am Rosa Parks activities. They'll be engaged in character analysis, synthesis, and more.
I Am Rosa Parks book cover with thumbnail images of free activity sheets and Novel Effect app on phone

I Am Rosa Parks Activities

The next time you read I Am Rosa Parks with your Novel Effect app, follow them up with our educator created no prep activities. The I Am Rosa Parks activities keep students engaged. They’ll have opportunities to practice character analysis, sequencing, and story synthesis while learning about a specific time period of Rosa Parks’s life. 

As a result of the included activities, students will be able to: Novel Effect activity pages for the book I Am Rosa Parks

  • spell story vocabulary.
  • write about Rosa Parks.
  • list character traits that describe Rosa Parks.
  • create a timeline.
  • write about a cause and effect from the biography.
  • create a comic strip.
  • summarize the book.
  • write about the Montgomery Bus Boycott.
  • use video to learn more about Rosa Parks’s role in the Civil Rights Movement. 
  • create a word cloud.
  • reflect on and respond to comprehension questions and writing prompts.

Activities can be used to differentiate instruction for students, to provide them with a choice, or to focus on a particular skill.

Download I Am Rosa Parks Activities

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About the Book

Author Brad Meltzer’s series Ordinary People Changed the World gives young learners an engaging look into historical figures. He shares what made this person a heroic figure, and tells their life story in a simple yet conversational way that captures young children.  In his book I Am Rosa Parks, readers will see glimpses of her childhood that influenced her strength later in life.

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