Black History

Black History
Black History
Black History
Black History
Black History
Black History
Black History
Black History
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13 MB|29 pages
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Black History Month - During Black History Month, don't just teach your students about racism, but teach them about important contributions of African Americans. There are some amazing African American Sports Heroes that shaped sports in America. This Black History unit will likely have high interest and involvement for your students.
In this Black History Month unit, you will show your students the PowerPoint slides of these African American Sports Heroes:

Jackie Robinson - Baseball

Wilma Rudolph - Track

Muhammad Ali - Boxing

Jim Brown - Football

Arthur Ashe - Tennis

Michael Jordan - Basketball

Each slide has a photo and text to read and discuss with your students. After reading the slides together, the students will complete a close read on each Black History Sports Hero. There are two slightly different leveled passages for each close read athlete designed for differentiation.

Included is also:

Black History flip book

Black History graphic organizer

2 writing prompts

Close Reading Tips

PDF or PowerPoint options are available for whole group slides in a zipped folder.

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Athletes highlighted in this Black History Month Unit: Muhammad Ali, Wilma Rudolph, Jackie Robinson, Michael Jordan, Arthur Ashe, Jim Brown.
Total Pages
29 pages
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Teaching Duration
2 Weeks
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