Celebrating Black History Month Through Biographies, Poems, and Writing

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2nd - 3rd, Homeschool
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This is an ELA/Social Studies Thematic Unit for Celebrating Black History Month for Grades 2-3. Students will learn about several famous African Americans through Bio Poems, a Subject Poem, a 5W Poem, and 2 Biographies. They will also write several poems about African Americans and a Biography using graphic organizers. A U.S. and World map are provided for students to locate where these African Americans were born and lived. There are 2 sets of Picture/Fact cards about famous African Americans at the 2nd and 3rd grade levels and 4 Writing Prompts including an Information Text and 3 Opinion Pieces. ELA CCSS are included in the first few pages.

Table of Contents:
Common Core Standards
U.S. and World Map
Bio Poem: Harriet Tubman
Bio Poem Form Graphic Organizer
Bio Poem Writing Activity
Subject Poem: Sojourner Truth
Subject Poem Student Writing Activity
5W Poem: Jackie Robinson
5W Poem Graphic Organizer
5W Poem Student Writing Activity
Note-taking Graphic Organizer
Biography: Jesse Owens (2 texts at differentiated reading levels)
Biography: Marcus Garvey
Character Traits Information Chart
Character Traits Writing Activity
Biography Writing Graphic Organizer
Biography Check List and Writing Page
Class Book Writing Covers: Biographies and Poems
2 Sets of Picture Fact Cards
Informative Text Writing Information Chart
Informative Text Writing Graphic Organizers
Opinion Piece Writing Information Chart
Opinion Piece Writing Graphic Organizers
4 Writing Prompts
Student Writing Papers
Class Writing Book Cover

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66 pages
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