This Black History Month unit introduces your students to the accomplishments of 28 different African Americans through "biography briefs". They make a fabulous Black History Month bulletin board display and are the perfect place to begin class discussions and/or student research. There are 28 cards included- one for each day in February!
This packet is designed to give your students an overview of the impact that African Americans have made in the areas of politics, civil rights, music, sports, literacy, entertainment, science,charitable works, and much more!
"Biography Briefs" are included for: Oprah Winfrey, Barack Obama, Jackie Robinson, Harriet Tubman, Fredrick Douglas, Rosa Parks, Condoleezza Rice, Sojourner Truth, Maya Angelo, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Doug Williams, Muhammad Ali, W.E.B. Du Bois, Dr. Carter G. Woodson, Langston Hughes, Gabby Douglas, Serena Williams, Michael Jackson, Rev. Jesse Jackson, Miles Davis, Ella Fitzgereld, Ruby Bridges, and Guion S. Bluford, and Simone Biles. One for each day of February!
Each of the 28 biography cards is included twice, once with a simple, classic black background and once with a patriotic, (red, white and blue) background. Also included is an "I Have, Who Has" game, a student recording booklet, and review question sheets.
This is an excellent resource that can be used with almost any grade level for Black History Month! (*Note the "I Have... Who Has" game is for a 3+ Grade Level- Younger students will need help with this game.)
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