This huge Black History Month Bundle would be a great addition for any class. Each individual pack within this bundle contains biographies with comprehension questions plus lots of other fun activities.
People included in this pack:
* Martin Luther King Jr.
* Rosa Parks
* Ruby Bridges
* Bessie Coleman
* George Washington Carver
* Frederick Douglas
* Harriet Tubman
Each individual pack contains the following activities for each person (Rosa Parks, Ruby Bridges, Bessie Coleman, George Washington Carver, Frederick Douglas, Harriet Tubman):
* Biography & questions
* Reflection Sheet (KWL - What do I know, What do I want to learn and what did I learn?
* What did I learn? / Fact Sheet
* Dictionary Skills - students look up words in a dictionary and write down their meanings
* Editing Skills - students answer editing skills based on the passage (parts of speech, punctuation etc)
* Making Words - how many words can be made from a specific word?
* Adjectives to describe the person
* Fill in Timeline
* Already filled in Timeline (Color - mini poster)
* Answers for relevant pages
The Martin Luther King Jr. pack contains lots of fun activities to engage your students whilst learning about this incredible man.
Reflection Sheet - what do the students already know about him?
Non-fiction Comprehension about Martin Luther King Jr. with questions
Martin Luther King Jr. Vocabulary (2 pages - 6 words)
I have a dream - do the students have any special dreams for the world?
Speech! Speech! - students write their own mini speech to address the nation
Martin Luther King Jr. Acrostic - 2 pages (words: harmony & inspire)
ABC sort for the king - alphabetical order of words
Making words with Martin - making as many words as possible with 'segregation'.
Happy Birthday Martin Luther King Jr. - create a mini birthday card for the man himself
Fact or Not? - figure out which are facts and which are not.
MLK Inspired to write - 2 pages. Each page has a word bank that the students must use to write a short piece.
MLK Word search
MLK Sort the Nouns and Verbs - distinguish between the two
MLK Noun Hunt - which are nouns?
MLK Adjectives - write down as many adjectives to describe Martin Luther King Jr.
MLK Unscramble - unscramble the words given.
MLK Rapity Rap - students create their own rap about Martin Luther King Jr.
MLK Bookmark - create their own bookmark.
MLK'S dream of peace - what does peace mean? Would Martin be happy with 'today'?
MLK's March on Washington - find a way across the maze to help Martin.
MLK Kind and Unkind - categorise which scenarios are examples of being kind and which are examples of being unkind.
MLK Poster for March - students create their own poster informing people about the march on Washington.
MLK in the Future - what would your students say to MLK if he was here today? What thanks would they give? (2 versions, one with a boy face, and one with a girl face)
MLK Present List - what gifts do the students think Martin would like?
Poster - excerpt from Martin Luther's speech.
Answer sheets for the relevant pages.
To see the individual smaller packs click on the following:
Martin Luther King Jr. Activity Pack
Harriet Tubman Comprehension Pack
Bessie Coleman Comprehension Pack
Rosa Parks Comprehension Pack
Ruby Bridges Comprehension Pack
George Washington Carver Comprehension Pack
Frederick Douglas Comprehension Pack