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Black History Month Activities - African American Heroes + MLK Jr. Bundle

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Save money by buying these 2 amazing activity sets together! Perfect for the new year in January, February, & March - Covers MLK Jr. Day, Black History Month, and Women's History Month! Students will love being inspired by their stories while reviewing important literacy skills.
What you’re getting:
MLK Jr. Common Core aligned (grades 3-5) 40 page resource reviews essential ELA skills.

-Cover & Table of Contents
-Teacher Note & CCSS Alignment
-Reading Passage
-Text Structure Classification Practice
-Comprehension Questions
-Identifying Character Traits
-Vocabulary Foldable and definitions (Civil Rights, Discrimination, Minister, Racial Segregation, Speech, Leadership, Struggle, Protest, Nonviolence)
-QR Codes to videos, articles, and photographs and timeline
-Timeline activity with QR codes and cut outs
-“I Have a Dream” speech excerpt (paper copy and a QR code link to matching video clip so students can read & listen) + Plus vocab. on bottom
-Main Idea & Supporting Details Practice – “I Have a Dream”
-How to Use Quotation Marks Student Directions
-Quotation Marks Practice
-Famous Words by MLK Jr. Reflection Writing -Graphic Organizer & Writing Pages
-Important Places research
-Creating a Facebook page for MLK Jr.
-Integrating information from 2+ sources
-World to Self Connection - Great leaders
-Class book cover page, student pages, and fun & techy publishing ideas!
-Exit tickets
-Answers to ALL practice sheets

Check out the preview for a closer look at the pages!
100 Pages of Literacy Activities:
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
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