Shirley Chisholm devoted her life to political activism and the pursuit of equality. She was also the first woman and first African American to run for President, paving the way for others. This read-aloud play portrays the life and times of this strong woman. Includes background information, discussion questions, writing prompts, book links, and inspirational quotes.
To make sure as many students get a chance to speak as possible, assign new roles each time the scene changes Scan through the play for any unfamiliar vocabulary words to share with students so they won't stumble over them while reading