This Black History Month resource offers detailed biographies on four people who had a great impact on history:
—James Weldon Johnson
—Mary McLeod Bethune
This Black History Month Biography Pack would make a great Social Studies and Language Arts resource because its content challenges students to read closely, write in complete sentences, and complete different timeline activities on each Black History Month figure--while using critical thinking skills.
It features the following--
Reading comprehension biographies
Reading comprehension question guides with answer keys
Two timelines of life events for each biography with answer keys
Video links to important events for each person’s biography
Lyrics to Lift Every Voice & Sing by Johnson
Copy of “Still I Rise” Poem by Angelou
Copy of Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address
This resource can also be used in alignment with Common Core State Standards.
If you are looking for more resources like this, check out these other products from my store:
—Martin Luther King Jr. Pack
—Social Studies State Research Pack
Here are some great NO PREP Part of Speech activities for your Language Arts lessons!
—Adjectives and Adverbs Practice
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