The Inside Guide: Civil Rights Heroes
Reading Level: 4-5
Interest Level: 4-6
Malcolm X was a leading figure during the civil rights movement, most known for his advocacy for extreme methods to achieve social justice and civil equality. Readers discover his philosophies, ambitions, contemporaries, and accomplishments during the rise of the Black Power movement. Through the integration of carefully constructed text, critical thinking questions, historical photographs, and engaging sidebars, readers dive deep into Malcolm X's complex story. They'll gain a deeper understanding of the era in which he lived, ultimately forming their own opinions about his beliefs, methods, and legacy.