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Mama Went to Jail for the Vote

Kathleen Karr

Mama Went to Jail for the Vote

by Kathleen Karr

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Hyperion .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile Fiction / Girls & Women

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9426376M
    ISBN 100786814357
    ISBN 109780786814350

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      Texas Woman Sentenced To 5 Years For Illegal Voting: The Two-Way Crystal Mason is a convicted felon. "She didn't understand! She was never told she couldn't vote," her lawyer said. Commemorate Women’s History Month with Free Family Fun Day: Mama Went to Jail for the Vote at the Goodhue County History Center. On Saturday, March 7th, visit the History Center and learn about the brave suffragists that fought to have women’s right to vote recognized. The Mama Went to Jail for the Vote program begins at 1 PM.


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Mama Went to Jail for the Vote by Kathleen Karr Download PDF EPUB FB2

Then Mama is arrested and goes to jail for six months. Eventually, her work is rewarded: by a silver pin that says "Jailed for Freedom," and by the passage of the Nineteenth Amendment. This purposive book personalizes the fight for woman's suffrage, but none of the characters seem very real.5/5(7).

Kathleen Karr wrote this book from the perspective of the little girl whose mama went to jail for the vote. The little girl, Susan, grows up with her suffragist mother. She learns all about fighting for women's rights in a peaceful way.4/5. A humorous and poignant fictional story, this book is also an eye-opening view of the women's suffrage movement.

Mama Went to Jail for the Vote | Smithsonian's History Explorer Jump to Navigation. Young Susan Elizabeth chronicles the final years of the women’s suffrage movement with all the earnestness of the indoctrinated. She watches her mother march in parades and then joins her on the picket line in front of the White House, watching with equal parts dismay and pride as a policeman leads her mother off to jail.

"Mama Went to Jail for the Vote" is a children's picture book that took place in the early 's during the woman's suffrage movement in Washington D.C.

Susan Elizabeth is the main character in the story whose Mama is a suffragist, and was part of an army to stand up for women's rights while President Wilson was in office, and eventually got arrested/5(22).

In Washington, D.C., when Susan Elizabeth's mother, a suffragist, is arrested for picketing the White House and jailed, Susan takes up the cause of votes for women.

Includes historical note and text of the nineteenth amendment. Mama Went to Jail for the Vote is a work of historical fiction about a girl whose mother joins the suffragists in working to win the vote for women during the early s.

Part of an OurStory module entitled Winning the Vote for Women, this activity includes strategies that will help adults and children actively read Mama Went to Jail for the Vote together. The Occoquan Workhouse is the jail where Mama served her time.

That facility is today a community arts center and houses a museum dedicated to those brave women who were willing to the sacrifice their freedom so women would legally receive the right to vote.

Melanie Kroupa Books/ Farrar, Straus & Giroux. Unpaged. $ (Ages 5 and up) MAMA WENT TO JAIL FOR THE VOTE By Kathleen Karr. Illustrated by Malene Laugesen. Hyperion Books for Children.

Mama Went to Jail for the Vote Kathleen Karr Illustrated by Malene Laugesen Picture Book Ages 5 to 9 Hyperion,"Women were meant to be an ornament to man, and to comfort him after his labours." This is what Susan Elizabeth's Papa thinks.

When Mama gets put in jail for her beliefs, Susan Elizabeth joins the fight in her small, yet significant, way. This book is a charming front seat in the suffragist movement and.

Mama Went to Jail for the Vote by Kathleen Karr, April 1,Hyperion edition, Paperback in English Mama Went to Jail for the Vote (April 1, edition) | Open Library Donate ♥. Mama Went to Jail for the Vote by. Kathleen Karr. avg rating — 52 ratings.

At least it's on topic. I hate when people vote irrelevant books onto lists. This one at least is about women's suffrage and was released by an actual publisher.

reply | flag * message by. Mama Went to Jail for the Vote tells the story of the woman suffrage movement from the perspective of a young girl named Susan Elizabeth.

Explore the story by reading together and then try some of these fun activities to learn more about the people who earned the right to vote for women all over America. The National Museum of American History has a rich collection of objects from the women's suffrage.

Reading Mama Went to Jail for the Vote oting is one of the main ways that people can direct the government and change laws. Women had voted in some colonies and early states but after no women could vote in the United States. Mama Went to Jail for the Vote This Smithsonian lesson plans helps children develop reading skills while learning about the women's suffrage movement.

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Features. Mama Went to Jail for the Vote Kathleen Karr Illustrated by Malene Laugesen Picture Book Ages 5 to 9 Hyperion,I could do that. Esther Morris gets Women the Vote. Free Family Fun Day: Mama Went to Jail for the Vote. Public Hosted by Goodhue County Historical Society. Interested.

Invite. clock. Saturday, March 7, at PM – PM CST. pin. Goodhue County Historical Society. Oak St, Red Wing, Minnesota.

The Mama Went to Jail for the Vote program begins at 1 PM. Also come see our new Exhibit from the League of women voters “A century of Civic Engagement: League of Women Voters Minnesota” As the s began, women were not able to vote in political elections—despite the government having a critical role in shaping their lives.

Malene R. Laugesen has illustrated Mama Went to Jail for the Vote by Kathleen Karr, The Blessing Box by Karen Hill, and The Princess Gown by Linda Leopold Strauss. She lives in New Zealand. The women were clubbed, beaten and tortured by the guards at the Occoquan Workhouse.

The 33 suffragists from the National Woman’s Party had been arrested Nov. 10,while picketing outside.Listed are the picture books I have 4th graders listen to: The Story of Ruby Bridges by Robert Coles (Scholastic, ) Mirette on the High Wire by Emily Arnold McCully (Putnam & Grosset, ) Mama Went to Jail for the Vote by Kathleen Karr (Hyperion, ) Barn Raising by Craig Brown (HarperCollins, ) Presenting the Lesson.