African American Inventors w/ Reading Comprehension Strategies

African American Inventors w/ Reading Comprehension Strategies
African American Inventors w/ Reading Comprehension Strategies
African American Inventors w/ Reading Comprehension Strategies
African American Inventors w/ Reading Comprehension Strategies
African American Inventors w/ Reading Comprehension Strategies
African American Inventors w/ Reading Comprehension Strategies
African American Inventors w/ Reading Comprehension Strategies
African American Inventors w/ Reading Comprehension Strategies
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"Necessity is often called the mother of invention.” This resource takes a look at the contributions of five African American inventors and how their innovations are still an integral part of our daily lives today.

Benjamin Banneker
Dr. Charles Drew
Jan Ernst Matzeliger
Garrett A. Morgan
Madam C.J. Walker

Each inventor has a biography page that includes a comprehension question and a "dig deeper" handout. Each handout focuses one of the following reading comprehension strategies - determine importance to find the main idea, synthesizing, asking questions and making personnel connections. These strategies will help readers develop deeper understandings of the contributions these inventors. There is also an opinion writing prompt that includes a brainstorming graphic organizer and essay writing paper.


Also included:

getting started page
cover page for booklet
vocabulary handout


Also check out my other MLK and African American History Month resources:
Martin Luther King Jr. and a Day of Service
Martin Luther King's Big Words: Informative/Explanatory Writing
MLK: I Have a Dream Informative/Explanatory Writing Assignment
Hidden Figures: True Story of Four Black Women & the Space Race Book Companion



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20 pages
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