by Riana Gonzalez
Info about Rosa Parks
Rosa Parks in 1955 with Martin Luther King in the backround
Rosa Parks attends a march in washington on 1963
Rosa Parks in 1999 when she was presented with a congressal gold medal
Rosa Parks life
2.What Rosa's famous for
Rosa's mother moved the family to Pine Level because her parents got a devorce .Her education wasn't that good but her mom taught her to read . Until she was eleven then Rosa Parks went to a all girl school. One time the Ku Klux Klan went by her house but her grandpa had a shot gun armed and ready. The Ku Klux Klan is a group of people that hate African americans so much that they kill them.
Rosa met Raymond Parks and married him right away. With Raymonds help she earned her high school degree in 1933 .Years later, she was coming from her work at a department store she was really tired. She payed her fare on the bus got off and went to the back of the bus .She found a seat and sat down but then a white man came onto the bus and couldn't find a seat .So the bus driver said get off and give your seat to the man. But Rosa said no and he called the cops and she got arrested. Years later, Rosa Parks became famous for refusing her seat.
5.Rosa Parks quote
6.Life Lesson you can learn from Rosa Parks
7.Describing her in five words
8.Five Fast Facts
2.The bus seats were left empty to honor Rosa Parks on the 50th anniversary of her arrest.
3.Rosa Parks was not the first African-American woman to be arrested for refusing her seat on a mongomery bus it was Claudette Colvin
4.Rosa Parks Mother, Leona Was a teacher
5.Rosa Parks father, James was a carpenter