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The Big6 Skills Steps
Julie Hastings
Social Studies – 5th Grade
Standard 5
Students will address the causes, consequences and
implications of the emergence of the United States as a
world power.
Objective 2
Assess the impact of social and political movements
in recent United States history.
The mayor of Little Rock, Arkansas wrote to
President Eisenhower for help; a historian
explains that the President was obligated to
uphold the rulings of the court; protected by
the U.S. military, the nine African American
children reported to Central High on
September 24, 1957.
By Thomas Kingsley Troupe
Find web pages that have...
all these words: Civil Rights Movement
this exact wording or phrase: Little Rock Nine
INFOMINE: Librarian-selected scholarly sites
LibGuides: Librarian-created topic pathfinders
Infotopia: Customized safe-search of educator-selected sites
Example of a video found by using NETS
Little Rock Nine - Bing Videos. (n.d.). Bing. Retrieved September 23, 2011, from
1. Complete Research:
Find at least 2 sources on your topic
2. Highlight important information
(Trash & Treasure)
3. Complete 2-Column Notes
Little Rock Central High 40th Anniversary. (n.d.). Little Rock Central High 40th
Anniversary. Retrieved September 23, 2011, from
Brunner, B. (n.d.). Civil Rights Movement Heroes for Kids (Rosa Parks, Martin
Luther King Jr.) — Infoplease: Encyclopedia, Almanac, Atlas,
Biographies, Dictionary, Thesaurus. Free online reference, research & homework
help. — Retrieved September 23, 2011, from
Digital History. (n.d.). Digital History. Retrieved September 23, 2011, from