I am so excited and proud of this unit. This product concentrates on 8 famous African Americans including: Booker T. Washington, Fredrick Douglass, George Washington Carver, Jackie Robinson, Jesse Owens, Sojourner Truth, Ruby Bridges, and Thurgood Marshall. This is the perfect addition to your Bla
Let's learn about Columbus Day. This famous explorer can open up a world of discovery and fun to your classroom and this lapbook activity can do that for you! Perfect for nearly any Columbus Day activities. The lapbook includes a nonfiction passage about Christopher Columbus' first voyage, key voc
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I wrote this mini-biography especially for my students. I wanted a text that was re
This “All About Me” & craftivity includes transitions and sentence starters/frames/Stems, graphic/writing organizers, publishing templates, and several templates for a craftivity/page topper.
The sentence starters/frames can be used to introduce biography writing, to write autobiographies, t
Celebrate MLK with this FREEBIE! 6 fun and thought-provoking activities to use while studying the life and influence of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
INCLUDED IN THIS PRODUCT:
• MARTIN'S BIG WORDS (2 ACTIVTIES)
These 2 activities challenge students to think deeply
February is a great time to teach about the United States of America and celebrate some of our great leaders. This Presidents' Day Craftivity highlights two of our presidents. President Abraham Lincoln and George Washington are two engaging presidents to teach about around Presidents' Day.
Celebrate famous people from around the world with this fun-filled and inspiring research project. This product contains a paper bag booklet craftivity (with instructions!) to conduct a biography research project on any person your students choose.
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This product listing is for BOTH of my Famous African American packs. There are 16 historical figures included! You will find reading passages, comprehension questions, graphic organizers, coloring book pages, and min-foldable books on each figure!
16 Famous African Americans: Garrett Morgan, D
Nonfiction passages and comprehension activities about topics related to the American Presidency. This time-saving, low prep unit is perfect for President's Day or to supplement a study of American symbols.
This unit contains 8 original nonfiction passages written on a 2nd-3rd grade level. Topics
I enjoyed making my last 8 Famous African Americans Unit so much and the feedback I've received inspired me to make another unit... just in time for Black History Month!
This product concentrates on 8 famous African Americans including: Garrett Morgan, Dr. Charles Drew, Mary McLeod Bethune, Dr.
Do you study Johnny Appleseed during the month of September? This Johnny Appleseed lapbook activity has a ton of great information and fun activities to add to your unit. The lapbook includes a 4 page book on his childhood, legend, real life, and later in life. There are also comprehension questi
This is fun way for students to get to know each other at the beginning of the year. Students will write a poem about their life. This resource includes a ready to print template, sample poem, blank borders pages, border pages with lines and a line guide (to keep handwriting straight).
14 slides about Helen Keller - her history, relationship with Anne Sullivan, and how she became a "good citizen".
The power point links to her museum website where you can watch a video of Helen and Anne working together.
*Powerpoint is NOT editable due to clipart that may have been purchased and
This MLK Craftivity is a simple (prep free!!!) craft and writing for the students to reflect and celebrate Martin Luther King Day!
The students color Martin Luther King, Jr. then write about him. They color the front page and write on the second page, creating a flip craft!
En esta unidad, sus alumnos aprenderán sobre 10 afroamericanos estodounidenses. Incluído, está todo lo necesario para que completen un portafolio, reporte y más.
Los afroamericanos de esta unidad incluyen:
-Martín Luther King, hijo
-George Washington Carver
This is the perfect project for your students to correctly write a biographical research essay. This resource can not only be used in February (during Black History month) but any time of the year.
Students will love researching an important historical figure and showing the class what they have le
This is a lively retelling of the Johnny Appleseed story. Children are especially enthusiastic about the "Go, Johnny, Go!" refrain. Included you will find an 8.5 x 11 color teacher edition and a 5.5 x 8.5 black line version for students. This book is one the children request often.
Amelia Earhart - Amelia Earhart Social Media Fun
Want to show your students how to make learning modern and cool? This pack not only includes a biography summary of Amelia's life (2 different lexile leveled passages), but four different social media activities. There are also iMessage questions a
Denim Jeans Paper: Design your next set of task cards using this cool pack of scrapbook papers. Create PowerPoint lessons that you're middle and high school students will like using these backgrounds. Make brag tags that have that cool denim jeans look. Just like in real life, jeans
“Baseball Literacy” is a resource binder – a reference source of baseball-related activities, lesson plans, links, and more.
It includes :
--baseball word study / word play such as anagrams, inky pinky, word searches, and links many more
--baseball poems with questions and vocabulary, lists of
Get to know your students with this fun get to know me activity! Selfie Sacks are a new take on the old favorite Bio Bags! These cute labels give a cute personal touch and all the work is done for you! Great for the beginning of the school year when you want to get to know your students and foster
Black History Month
Use this Black History Month resource to write All about… books about famous African Americans during Black History month or any time during the year.
Includes research templates and writing paper for:
Dr. Martin Luth
Do you teach about various Famous Americans throughout the year? Do you talk about character traits?
This product can be used as an extension to your curriculum. It's a great vocabulary activity throughout the whole year.
Included with this product:
78 Character Trait Vocabulary Cards ~these c
Enjoy this Informational Text Bundle of historical African-Americans. Each informational article includes a set of comprehension questions to use with the text.
This is a great activity to use during Black History month. The resources can be used during morning work, group instruction, or independ
This unit celebrates 5 men and 5 African American inventors. Included are anchor charts, biography profiles, reading comprehension, and the steps and materials needed for your students to create their own invention and apply for a "patent!"
Most of these inventors are lesser known because the popu
This download includes George Washington Carver's biography, a, comprehension sheet, a color sheet, a maze and a word search.
Students will enjoy learning about George W. Carver and will enjoy his activities.
Please see my Harriet Tubman, Rosa Parks, Ruby Bridges and Jackie Robinson Biographies.
Resources with a Western flair to encourage reading in your classroom. Now includes title page, directions for use, 3 reading logs (regular and summer versions of each and backs to record more books). 6 bookmarks, 6 mini-bookmarks, 4 reading sign/posters (including 1 Dewey Decimal sign), a Tic-Tac
MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. WORD SEARCH PUZZLE
* 30 words to search for in this HUGE word search puzzle!
* A TRIBUTE TO DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR ~ "I HAVE A DREAM"
* All terms honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
* A history lesson all in itself! Students will learn some history
This HyperDoc is designed to be used on a computer or tablet—perfect for iPads or Chromebooks! More than 30 links to outside websites are embedded in this PDF, so your students are just click away from primary source documents, additional research, videos, and more. Ideal for Washington’s birthday!
En esta unidad, sus alumnos aprenderán sobre Martín Luther King, hijo. Incluído, está todo lo necesario para que completen un portafolio sobre el Dr. King.
1. 2 niveles de lectura sobre Martín Luther King, hijo
2. Página de comprensión
3. Línea cronológica
4. Gráfica organizadora
Engaging and ready-to-go project that provides excellent support to the history, writing, and literacy curriculum to engage students and motivate students for learning. Tie in black history / women's history month, President's Day, or created your theme for this wax museum. Students can write a 5
These reading, research, and writing units will make your black history month lessons fun, engaging, and a breeze to plan and prepare for. Each unit was designed to be simple and engaging for students who are just learning to research and write. It was created to minimize teacher assistance and ma
Celebrate Black History Month by learning about people who had a huge impact on African American history! Each of these passages also include a timeline piece. After finishing this unit, your students will understand how life changed for African Americans from the signing of the Declaration of Indep
Want to show your students how to make learning modern and cool? Take a look at this Sacagawea comprehension pack! This pack not only includes a biography summary of Sacagawea's life (2 different lexile leveled passages), but four different social media activities. There are also iMessage questio
This mini unit gives you the classic biography of “the real” St. Nicholas from a Catholic perspective. The mini-book highlights the story of the poor family with three daughters who had no dowry, in which St. Nicholas then shows up three different times leaving money for each girl’s
You are receiving a simple timeline to use with Kindergarten and First Grade. Perfect for an introduction to the basic timeline concept or after reading a story about Bessie Coleman during Black History Month.
The timeline deficits the follow:
Bessie worked on a farm.
She went to Paris to learn to
Black History in Spanish
Here's a great Black History Material in Spanish for our bilingual students. It includes:
The history of slavery, focusing on the time that it came to America,
The rise in the cotton industry and its influence on slavery,
The revolt started by Na
The Ruby Bridges Story in Spanish document is a brief story about Ruby Bridges amazing effort to be the first African American person to attend to a school in the South of the United States.; as the desegregation laws become effective in the country.
You can use this document as a Power Point
Harriet Tubman - Harriet Tubman Historical Figure Pack
Want to show your students how to make learning modern and cool? This pack not only includes a biography summary of Harriet Tubman's life (2 different lexile leveled passages), but four different social media activities. There are also iMessa
Civil Rights Heroes Activity is perfect activity to add to your Civil Rights Movement Unit. In this activity, students summarize and present to the class the achievements and the historical significance of 11 civil rights activists during the Civil Rights era. Biographies for Marti
2 Versions of a Mini-Book with simple facts about George Washington. Great for young learners and/or special education.
One book is a simple coloring book and the other has blanks for students to fill in on each page.
If you and your students enjoy this book, please visit my store to see my Abrah
Includes 2 versions of the same book, each book is 5 pages
- One is a simple coloring book
- one contains blanks for students to fill in with key words
- both books have simple facts about Abe
- great for young learners and/or special ed
If you like this, you can also download my George Washing
This mini unit gives you the legends behind the mysterious life of St. Valentine from a Catholic perspective. The mini-book highlights the story of the judge's daughter, Julia, who is healed during St. Valentine’s imprisonment. The mini book also features several facts about his lif
The is a Presidental Pack perfect for learning and writing about George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. Included in the 26-page packet are informational sheets on both presidents, a cut and paste activity where students sort the facts on the presidents, and handwriting paper on president so that t
This unit is an excellent source of information about Martin Luther King for your students. Includes a 2 page biography, timeline activity, crafts, and writing activities.
A writing activity to go with the read aloud Martin's Big Words or another book of your choice.
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