Black History Month Activities: Black History Figure Puzzles

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72 Black history matching puzzles (36 color / 36 bw); full color and bw Black history figure chart
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Looking for some new elementary black history month activities? These Black history figure puzzles are so fun for helping students get to know African-Americans who have contributed to American history and accomplished great things!

This 24-page black history resource includes:

⭐ 36 color Black history figure two-piece puzzles featuring names and descriptions

⭐ 36 line art Black history figure two-piece puzzles featuring names and descriptions

⭐ A chart of all of the Black Americans featured (blackline version included)
⭐ Detailed suggestions for use, including a teaching script

⭐ And a set of instructions!

The following Black history figures are included:

⭐ Arthur Ashe

⭐ Barack Obama

⭐ Barbara Jordan

⭐ Benjamin O. Davis, Jr.

⭐ Bessie Coleman

⭐ Billie Holiday

⭐ Booker T. Washington

⭐ Colin Powell

⭐ Condoleezza Rice

⭐ Frederick Douglass

⭐ Garrett Morgan

⭐ George Washington Carver

⭐ Harriet Tubman

⭐ Jackie Robinson

⭐ Jesse Owens

⭐ John Lewis

⭐ Katherine Johnson

⭐ Langston Hughes

⭐ Louis Armstrong

⭐ Mae Jemison

⭐ Malcolm X

⭐ Martin Luther King, Jr.

⭐ Mary McLeod Bethune

⭐ Matthew Henson

⭐ Michael Jordan

⭐ Michelle Obama

⭐ Misty Copeland

⭐ Muhammad Ali

⭐ Ralph Ellison

⭐ Robert Robinson Taylor

⭐ Rosa Parks

⭐ Ruby Bridges

⭐ Serena Williams

⭐ Shirley Chisholm

⭐ Thurgood Marshall

⭐ W. E. B. DuBois

Use these with elementary students to help them learn to recognize these historic African-Americans during Black History Month or any time of the year!

Prefer to use this digitally? See the digital version >>HERE<<.


Love this history activity? Try some of my other Black history resources!

African Kingdoms! African History Unit Study

We Got Jazz! Black History Unit Study

Mini Black History Lesson: Ruby Goes to School!


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72 Black history matching puzzles (36 color / 36 bw); full color and bw Black history figure chart
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