Kathleen Krull, Illustrated by Yuyi Morales
if you lost your beautiful home and had to move to a strange new place?
What if your new house was filthy and had no doors?
What if your whole family had to work in the fields and only got paid
$.30 a day?
What if your boss wouldn't give you any food or clean water to drink?
What if you
had no restroom?
What if your boss hit you because you complained?
What if you knew that your boss had murdered people because they quit?
What would you do?
Would you be courageous enough to do something about it?
Would you have enough character to find nonviolent ways to make changes?
Chavez did. This is the story of his life. The story of a man who many
call a HERO.
Hope: The Story of Cesar Chavez
Game: Cesar Chavez
out each box. Each student gets a card with an answer and a question.
The student with question Card #1 asks the question. The student
with the answer to that question stands, reads the answer, and asks
his question. The answer to the last question is on Card #1.
E. Chavez Biography
Others Who Were Denied Freedom and Who Overcame
Rising by Pam Munoz Ryan
Ryan's Song by Patricia Reilly Giff
Years in Sixteen Seconds by Paula Yoo
Passage to Freedom, by Ken Mochizuki
Single Shard by Linda Sue Park
and the Cross of Lead by Avi
High: The Story of Bessie Coleman by Louise & Mary Kay Kroeger
My Eyes by Ruby Bridges
special thanks to Ramón Pajares Box for the background music:
ALBÉNIZ, Mateo (1760-1831) Spanish
Sonata, zapateado, arrg. for guitar (11k) Ramón Pajares Box
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