AFRICAN AMERICAN PIONEERS (Influence and Inspiration in the 20th Century)

AFRICAN AMERICAN PIONEERS (Influence and Inspiration in the 20th Century)
AFRICAN AMERICAN PIONEERS (Influence and Inspiration in the 20th Century)
AFRICAN AMERICAN PIONEERS (Influence and Inspiration in the 20th Century)
AFRICAN AMERICAN PIONEERS (Influence and Inspiration in the 20th Century)
AFRICAN AMERICAN PIONEERS (Influence and Inspiration in the 20th Century)
AFRICAN AMERICAN PIONEERS (Influence and Inspiration in the 20th Century)
AFRICAN AMERICAN PIONEERS (Influence and Inspiration in the 20th Century)
AFRICAN AMERICAN PIONEERS (Influence and Inspiration in the 20th Century)
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Introduce your primary students to historic and contemporary men and women who influenced and inspired the nation with African American Pioneers. This take-home book features the contributions of ten notable African Americans and includes an engaging matching game and a crossword puzzle vocabulary/comprehension review.

Featured Men and Women:

  • George Washington Carver, Peanut Power
  • Thurgood Marshall, Equal Justice
  • Rosa Parks, Mother of the Civil Rights Movement
  • Jesse Owens, Record-Breaker
  • John Johnson, Fortune 400
  • Maya Angelou, Renaissance Woman
  • Martin Luther King, Jr., American Dreamer
  • Oprah Winfrey, Media Mogul
  • Mae Jemison, Space Scientist
  • Barack Obama, 44th President

Additional Vocabulary Words and Phrases:

abundant, accomplishments, autobiography, charity, civilian, civil rights, counsel, crop rotation, diplomacy, fluent, fulfillment, I Have a Dream, March on Washington, Medal of Freedom, Nobel Peace Prize, Olympics, reserved, segregation, Supreme Court

Targeted Skills:

  • Identifying contributions of African American men and women
  • Building content area literacy in American history
  • Increasing reading fluency and comprehension
  • Developing critical thinking skills

Sample Pages: Please see the preview for sample pages from the book.

Technical Info: The file is in PDF format, illustrated with original, high-definition images.

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Titles Currently Available in the Mini Biography series:

African American Pioneers (Influence and Inspiration in the 20th Century)

Famous Native Americans

First in Space

Ten Texas Heroes (Leaders Who Shaped Texas History)

Ten Texas Women (20th Century Trailblazers)

Washington and Lincoln

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