Black History Month Activities - African American Heroes

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This 103 page no prep Black History Month activity pack is engaging, interactive, and ready to go! Let your students be inspired by these heroes’ powerful stories through articles, comprehension activities, interactive notebooking, pop-up reports, poetry, and more! It’s great for Black History Month & Women’s History Month or any time throughout the year you want to focus on American history. Each activity features all 12 of the heroes listed below giving students a range of options!

Features 12 African American Heroes:
★Ruby Bridges
★Rosa Parks
★Sojourner Truth
★Harriet Tubman
★Bessie Coleman
★Wilma Rudolph
★Phillis Wheatley
★Jessie Owens
★Martin Luther King Jr.
★Jackie Robinson
★Booker T. Washington
★Frederick Douglass

What you’re getting:
★12 reading passages
★Comprehension checks: Comparing Heroes, Character Traits using Text Evidence, Summarizing
★Partner Poetry Writing
★Pop-up History Reports
★Firsthand & Secondhand Accounts with Interactive Notebooking
★Firsthand & Secondhand Account Writing Activities:
→“A Day in the Life” Journal Entry
→Newspaper Article
★48 Playing Cards - Memory & Go Fish Directions
★Letter Writing
★Technology Based Project Ideas
★Answer key when needed

Enhance these lessons with digging deeper into MLK Jr. and Kindness activities! Check out the great resources below!
Want to send your students on a sneaky mission and build classroom community? They’ll love spreading kindness as “secret agents” and you’ll love the classroom atmosphere it creates!
Common Core Aligned MLK Jr. Literacy Bundle
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103
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Black History Month Activities - African American Heroes
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Black History Month Activities - African American Heroes
Black History Month Activities - African American Heroes
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