Jackie Robinson was the first player to break through the racial barrier in Major League Baseball. He was the first professional African-American player, making a huge leap forward for athletes of colour. He was even voted Rookie of the Year during his first season with the Brooklyn Dodgers because of his exceptional athletic skills.
Promote your child's appreciation for this tremendous figure in history by inviting your child to create their own Jackie Robinson baseball card! As your child crafts this keepsake, they'll learn a little history lesson while boosting their creativity and fine motor skills.