Virginia Young Readers 2015-2016

"Primary" Level Resources

1.



The Cart That Carried Martin by Eve Bunting



This book is good for your brain because it provides:

Information about the Civil Rights Movement, equality, tolerance, links to Black History Month

2. Illustrator interview : www.readerkidz.com/2013/09/22/the-cart-that-carried-martin/

3. Eve Bunting http://www.teachingbooks.net/tb.cgi?tid=37107

4. Don Tate : http://www.teachingbooks.net/tb.cgi?aid=6300 & http://dontate.com/weblog/

5. http://www.reading.org/literacy-daily/classroom/post/engage/2014/01/10/putting-books-to-work-the-cart-that-carried-martin

HAS : 1. Ideas for Classroom Use and 2. Additional Resources and Activities:

6. Meet the Biographer: Eve Bunting

http://kidsbiographer.com/2014/02/10/meet-the-biographer-eve-bunting/

discusses the book

http://kidsbiographer.com/2014/02/

7. Meet The Author Eve Bunting http://wn.com/meet_the_author_eve_bunting

8. Follett DVD $38.99

9. Librarians' Choices

http://librarianschoices.blogspot.com/2014/03/the-cart-that-carried-martin.html

has “CONNECTIONS”

10. Publisher www.charlesbridge.com/.../press/Fall13/CB/CartThatCarriedMartin.pdf

11. Picture of green cart : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Funeral_of_Martin_Luther_King_Jr.#Procession

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=pv&GRid=582&PIpi=244106

12. Ebenezer Baptist Church http://www.nps.gov/malu/planyourvisit/ebenezer_baptist_church.htm

13. The King Center / The King Library and Archives in Atlanta : http://www.thekingcenter.org/

14. WSB-TV newsfilm clip of the funeral procession of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. from Ebenezer Baptist Church to Morehouse College, Atlanta, Georgia, 1968 April 9 : http://crdl.usg.edu/cgi/crdl?query=id%3Augabma_wsbn_38838&_cc=1&Welcome