Spring 2021

Black Lives Matter

From Hashtag to the Streets

From the Series The Fight for Black Rights (Alternator Books ®)

  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

What is the Black Lives Matter movement? How have people been protesting the ongoing violence against the Black community? From its inception as a social media hashtag in 2013 to a movement with supporters around the world, Black Lives Matter has become much more than a slogan. It has changed the way people protest using social media as well as the public discourse around police brutality. Learn about how Black Lives Matter has roots in America’s long struggle for racial justice and how the movement will change the future.

Format Your Price
978-1-7284-2956-4
$21.99
978-1-7284-3023-2
$9.99
978-1-7284-2962-5
$32.99
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Nonfiction
Category 5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction, Diversity, Social Emotional Learning, Social Studies
Copyright 2021
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand Alternator Books ®
Imprint Lerner Publications ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2021-01-01
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF053140, JNF053210, JNF071000
Dewey 323.1196/073
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 900
Guided Reading Level Y
Features Bibliography/further reading, Charts/Graphs/Diagrams, Glossary, Index, Photo captions, Sidebars, and Table of contents

Author: Dr. Artika R. Tyner

Dr. Artika Tyner is a passionate educator, award-winning author, a civil rights attorney, a sought-after speaker, and an advocate for justice. She lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota and is the founder of the Planting People Growing Justice Leadership Institute.