History's HEROES? Dated 1954 - alive

Ruby Bridges

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New Orleans
Moved from mississippi for a better life



    • Brave / Courageous
    • A good and strong leader
    • Good or moral (strong beliefs or principles)
    • Decisive
    • Single minded / Focused (has a purpose)
    • Inspiring / Charismatic
    • Determined
    • Ambitious
    • Wise
    • Honest
    • Kind and compassionate
    • Just and fair minded

    First Black Child to go to an all white school

    Ruby Nell Bridges Hall is an American activist known for being the first black child to desegregate the all-white William Frantz Elementary School in Louisiana during the New Orleans school desegregation crisis in 1960.

    Horrible - People threw tomatoes at her whilst she was walking to school

    Life in Ruby Bridges's world

    People would protest against her and she would pretty much care less

    Was Ruby Bridges a Hero?

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