These worksheets are meant to be used as fillers and are appropriate for grades 5-6. They will be useful in the morning when taking attendance or during a transitional time of the day. There are 20 worksheets included. Each one should take the average student between five and 10 minutes to complete. They are NOT comprehensive and touch upon many different areas of African-American history. The specific Common Core standards addressed in these worksheets are: RI.5.1, RI.5.2, RI.5.4, RI.5.6, RL.5.2, RL.5.4; RI.6.1, RI.6.2, RI.6.4, RI.6.9, RL.6.4, RST.6.7.
1. 20 worksheets
2. Answer key
3. Two covers: one titled Black History Month; the second titled Quick Picks of African-American History (in case you want to use the material in a month other than February)
NOTE: Print the first two pages using sturdier paper.
Created by Melanie Fitzgerald