Innovative African Americans and Innovations presents factual Black History material.
They were not citizens; they were slaves. They were not supposed to be knowledgeable; yet they were creative. Who were they?...African American Innovators!
This unit explores the contributions these unique men and women have made to improve the lives of people in their time and in today's society.
Activity, handout and worksheet titles include: Frederick Douglas, Sojourner Truth, Hiram Revels, Mary McLeod Bethune, Molly Walsh, Benjamin Banneker, Norbert Rillieux, Benjamin Montgomery, Imagine This!, Jan Earnst Matzeliger, Granville T. Woods, Elijah McCoy, Pearl of Great Price, Needed, Lewis Howard Latimer, Andrew Jackson Beard, Garrett Augustus Morgan, George Washington Carver, By Products, Got Lemons? Make Lemonade!, Madame C.J. Walker, Marjorie Joyner, Lydia Flood Jackson, Choose Their Mottoes, Jane Cooke Wright, Patricia Bath, Celebrate With an Innovator, Make a Date With An Inventor (& Key), Name That Person (& Key).