Black History Task Cards

Grade Levels
2nd - 4th, Homeschool
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These Task Cards are a perfect addition for Black History Month. Each card gives you clues to figure out who is on the card. This set gives you lots of flexibility with how you use them in your classroom. These are perfect to use in February during Black History Month or all year long!

Contents Include:

  • Task Cards with Facts and Who am I? Question
  • Task Cards with Facts and the Person's Name
  • Name and Pictures of Each Person
  • Answer Sheets

Some Notable African-Americans on these Task Cards:

  • Harriet Tubman
  • Jackie Robinson
  • Oprah Winfrey
  • Michael Jordan
  • Barack Obama
  • Thurgood Marshall
  • Billie Holiday
  • Louis Armstrong
  • Marian Anderson
  • Debbie Allen
  • Many More!

Some Other Suggestions for Use:

  1. Put them on individual students' desks. Students scoot around the classroom from desk to desk answer the questions on their individual answer sheets.
  2. Place the cards in a center for students to complete at their own pace.
  3. Allow early finishers to complete the cards for enrichment practice.
  4. Have students research each person to answer the questions.
  5. Answer 1-2 questions as a whole group each day.
  6. Copy the cards as they are and send them home for homework.
  7. Read about a different person each day.
  8. Use the larger answer sheets to have the students write a fact about each person.
  9. Use the question cards to teach students how to research a person based on clues.


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