Black History Month Activities Bundle

Black History Month Activities Bundle
Black History Month Activities Bundle
Black History Month Activities Bundle
Black History Month Activities Bundle
Black History Month Activities Bundle
Black History Month Activities Bundle
Black History Month Activities Bundle
Black History Month Activities Bundle
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  1. This resource is a research project over famous African-Americans, designed for middle grades! Students will complete graphic organizers through research for the following historical figures: Harriet Tubman, Frederick Douglass, Booker T. Washington, George Washington Carver, Langston Hughes, Louis A
  2. This resource includes everything you need to teach middle grade students about Martin Luther King Jr.! This product includes the following resources:-A vocabulary study that includes an overview handout, graphic organizer, and quiz over important terms for the life of Martin Luther King Jr. -A quic
  3. This resource is a 5-Act, 25-role reader's theater script for Black History Month! This product covers famous African-Americans and their lives and accomplishments. Reader's Theater is an engaging instructional strategy for middle grade students that allows them to act out various historical scenes.
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  1. This Social Studies resource includes eleven products with a total of over 250 pages that are perfect for teaching middle grade students about the history of the holidays throughout the entire school year!Activities for September 11th, Columbus Day, Halloween, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, Martin Luth
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This resource is an engaging two-week unit for Black History Month! This product includes a research project, an in-depth study of Martin Luther King Jr., and a Reader's Theater.

In the Black History Research Project, students will complete graphic organizers for ten famous African-Americans throughout history. There is also a matching quiz over the historical figures as well as an essay prompt and extension project ideas!

The Martin Luther King Jr. Activities product includes a vocabulary study, quick-write prompt, timeline analysis activity, and a biographical reading. There are also three-leveled reading passages of King's iconic "I Have A Dream" speech with analysis questions. Lastly, there is an essay question and an exit slip as assessment options.

The Black History Month Reader's Theater is a 5-act, 25-role script that includes the following acts:

Act I: The Fight Against Slavery (Harriet Tubman and Frederick Douglass)

Act II: Achievements in Academics (Booker T. Washington and George Washington Carver)

Act III: The Harlem Renaissance (Langston Hughes and Louis Armstrong)

Act IV: Trailblazers in Athletics (Jackie Robinson and Muhammed Ali)

Act V: The Civil Rights Movement (Rosa Parks and Martin Luther King Jr.)

The Reader's Theater also includes a quiz as well as an extension activity!

This resource is designed for middles grades Social Studies, but there are also great English Language Arts connections and skills that are developed!

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Inca Empire Reader's Theater

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French and Indian War Reader's Theater

American Revolution Reader's Theater

A New Nation Reader's Theater

War of 1812 Reader's Theater

Westward Expansion/ Manifest Destiny Reader's Theater

Sectionalism/ Causes of the Civil War Reader's Theater

Industry and Inventors Reader's Theater

Total Pages
71 pages
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Teaching Duration
2 Weeks
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