In My Head
In the Book
Think and Search
Author and Me
On My Own
What do you think about whites and blacks not being able to go to the same school?
What do you think it would be like to be treated like an outsider at school?
When have you ever felt isolated and unable to relate to anyone?
Why did the author only talk about Ruby’s experience in school and not the other three girls?
What was the most surprising part of the book or article?
Why should people all be treated the same? Provide evidence.
How many girls were sent to only white schools?
Where does the story, Ruby Bridges, take place?
What school did Ruby attend?
How did Ruby change throughout the story?
Based on the text, what conclusion can you draw about how white people felt about blacks going to their schools?
What kinds of challenges did Ruby face throughout the story?