Celebrate Black History month with these biography passages and questions. Help your students learn about important African-Americans by reading fourteen different biography passages. Informational texts focus on the history of black men and women from a variety of different backgrounds and the imp
Inspirational biographical story of inventor, Lonnie Johnson. Lonnie's most popular invention is the super-soaker water gun.
From School Library Journal:
As a child, Lonnie Johnson was a "tinkerer," or an avid collector of pieces and parts--all things that were considered scrap but that to Johnson
The contributions of African American scientists are not widely known nor are they often taught to students. This article and the entire Notable African American Scientists Articles Series provides teachers with a resource to help teach the amazing contributions African American scientists have made