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The Black History Literacy Set is a 73 page set filled with reading and writing activities which work well for 3rd - 5th graders. Not only are there 32 Sentence Run-Ons and Fragments Task Cards, but there are worksheets which target Close Reading, Main Idea, Text Evidence, Compare and Contrast, Cause and Effect, Inferences and Point of View Using Informational Text. There is also a poetry activity, a webquest, a timeline activity, and more! This packet will give your students lots of new knowledge about important historical figures and events, while helping them practice reading strategy skills.
Specifically it includes:
32 Task Cards with Black History Sentence Run-Ons and Fragments
Black History Month Webquest
Make a Timeline Activity
Parts of Speech Poem Directions and Examples Page
Parts of Speech Poem Writing Page
2 Foldables to review Important Black History people
A Blank Foldable to review people or events of your choosing
Foldable about Black History Concepts
Quotes from Notable African Americans
Black History Quotes to Illustrate - Page for Students
Bessie Coleman (Cause and Effect)
Ruby Bridges (Inferences Using Informational Text)
Jesse Owens (Cite Evidence from the Text)
Jackie Robinson (Compare and Contrast)
***Includes bonus passages from my other units (too appropriate not to include):
Martin Luther King, Jr. (Comprehension Questions)
Harriet Tubman (Close Reading)
George Washington Carver (Main Idea Matching)
Wilma Rudolph (Comprehension Questions)
Sojourner Truth (Inferences Using Informational Text)
Slave Ship (Point of View Using Informational Text)
Segregation (Point of View Using Informational Text)
I am so excited about this unit because it is a great way to combine social studies lessons as well as reading and writing skills. Plus, I think the material will be interesting and motivating for your kids!
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