This nonfiction unit seeks to celebrate the bravery and contributions of: Booker T. Washington, Jesse Owens, Sojourner Truth, Frederick Douglass, Ruby Bridges, Thurgood Marshall, George Washington Carver, Jackie Robinson, and Sarah E. Goode. It is an excellent addition to a black history unit.
This book study includes:
-a full color 10 page collection of the above mentioned biographies
- the same text appears in a black and white format
-Guess Who! Can you infer who said this quote? activity
-Generic Biographical Information Organizer
-Generic Biographical Main Idea/Supporting Detail Organizer
-Black History Timeline Activity
-Fact and Opinion Sorting Activity
Please check out the preview file before deciding if this product meets your students’ needs. While it is designed for grades 2-3, it may be suited for other grade levels as well.
You may also be interested in this biography unit that includes 42 biographies and other activities:
Biographies - Portraits in American History
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