Social Studies - 2019-20
1.3e - Arthur R. Ashe, Jr.
The student will describe the stories of influential people in the history of Virginia and their contributions to our Commonwealth, with emphasis on
e) Arthur R. Ashe, Jr.
Places and people change over time.
Every person is important and special.
One person can make a difference.
UNDERSTANDING THE STANDARD
Influential people in Virginia history made important contributions.
Term to know
- contribution: The act of giving or doing something
People to know
- Arthur R. Ashe, Jr.: He was the first African
American winner of a major men’s tennis singles championship. He was a leader
for civil rights and worked for equality for all people.