Students were asked to respond to some questions about the story and recorded their responses in the below Voicethread.
1: Explain the statement, “I want a man with the courage not to fight back.”
2: What did it mean when PeeWee Reese put his arm around Jackie Robinson in front of the crowd? What did PeeWee Reese risk?
3: Describe what Branch Rickey was like.
4: Pretend you are Jackie Robinson when he played for the Brooklyn Dodgers. How did you feel? What might have been some of your thoughts?