Learn about the unsung civil rights hero Claudette Colvin. These book discussion questions and service learning projects for Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice by Phillip Hoose will help students examine segregation, Jim Crow laws, Browder v. Gayle, and the Montgomery Bus Boycott. This is an excellent teaching resource for Black History Month or Women's History Month.
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