March on Washington: 1963
The titles in this booklist focus on the historic events of the March on Washington in August of 1963, including events leading up to the March and the famous speeches delivered.
In addition, the list includes books about related Civil Rights marches from the same period told from the point of view of children.
For more classroom ideas, take a look at these lesson plans and a free online edition of Cobblestone Magazine's March on Washington issue from the Albert Shanker Institute.
Additional classroom materials are available from:
- Share My Lesson
- National Education Association
- National Park Service
- Facing History
- John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum