Mississippi College & Career Readiness Standards
FOURTH GRADE: MISSISSIPPI STUDIES AND REGIONS
CR.4.1. Analyze the Civil Rights Movement to determine the social, political, and economic impact on Mississippi.
CR.4.1.1. Name important people of the modern Civil Rights Movement, including Martin Luther King, Jr., Rosa Parks, Medgar Evers, James Meredith, Fannie Lou Hamer, Charles Evers, etc.
CR.4.1.2. Identify and explain events of the modern Civil Rights Movement, including the Brown decision of 1954, Jim Crow laws, the Freedom Riders (Goodman, Chaney, Schwerner), the Ole Miss Riots (James Meredith).
CR.4.1.4. Define vocabulary associated with the modern Civil Rights Movement including discrimination, prejudice, segregation, integration, suffrage, and rights.