Black History Reading Printables: Artists... NOW DIGITAL!

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This unit celebrates 5 men and 5 African American artists. Included are anchor charts, biography profiles, reading comprehension, and resources to assist your students in discovering the arts. In this unit, the "Arts" are defined as performing (singing, dancing, acting), visual (painting, architecture), and spoken word (poetry).

Someof these artists are lesser known because the popular ones are so heavily covered.

The artists included:

Marian Anderson- Opera Singer

Duke Ellington- Jazz Musician

Billie Holiday- Singer

Harry Belafante- Actor, Singer, Activist, among other things

Debbie Allen- Dancer, actress, producer, among other things

Bill "Bojangles" Robinson- Dancer

Norma Merrick Sklarek- Architect

J. Max Bond, Jr.- Architect

Langston Hughes- Poet

Maya Angelou- Poet, among other things

Maya -poet Langston poet

Teach Black history year-round!

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