Learn the story of how Ruth Bader Ginsburg became the second woman ever to serve as a judge on the Supreme Court of the United States. Before she fought for equal rights and made history, Ruth was a curious kid who loved to read stories about strong women. In school, Ruth wished girls could have as many opportunities as boys. She soon learned that by studying and working hard, she could change her life―and the world.
Of all the Ruth Bader Ginsburg children’s books, this one really lets you explore how she went from a Jewish girl during World War II to one of the most celebrated leaders in America.
- Helpful glossary―Find definitions for the more advanced words and ideas in the book.
- Visual timeline―Newly independent readers can check out visual timelines of Ruth’s amazing progress.
- Lasting change―Learn about how Ruth has made the world a better place for future generations, including you!
Get inspired by this standout among Ruth Bader Ginsburg children’s books for grades 1-2.
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Table of Contents
Chapter 1 A Trailblazer is Born 1
Chapter 2 The Early Years 8
Chapter 3 A Woman in a Man's World 15
Chapter 4 Fighting for Equality 22
Chapter 5 It's a Woman's World, Too! 27
Chapter 6 Inside the Courtroom 33
Chapter 7 Justice Ginsburg 39
Chapter 8 So … Who Is Ruth Bader Ginsburg? 46