Your students have just been hired to redesign the American dollar bill in order to reflect the life, goals and achievements of a chosen historical figure to honor Black History Month. This is a great project where students can work individually or with a partner to incorporate historical evidence and creativity. The project includes a combination of writing, designs and illustrations. Students will also have the opportunity to complete a chart to learn the significance and meanings of the phrases and images on the current U.S. dollar bill.
Included in the Product
✓ Direction sheet with detailed requirements
✓ A list of 16 African American historical figures to choose from
✓ Two-page chart about the U.S. Dollar
✓ Teacher answer key
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