Digital Black History Month Activities: Digital Black History Matching Puzzles

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1st - 3rd, Homeschool
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  1. These digital and print Black history puzzles are an excellent and versatile resource to add to your elementary Black history month activities this year! Use them in class or via distance learning to introduce students to notable Black Americans!Note: This product is not editable.The print resource
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Teach students about notable African-Americans with these fun digital Black history puzzles - a wonderful addition to your digital Black history month resources! Use it during Black History Month or any time you're covering American history with early elementary students!

Note: This resource is NOT editable.

This 14-slide digital Black history activity includes:

⭐ 12 slides featuring three notable Black history figure puzzles each: one half to identify each person and the other half to describe what they accomplished
⭐ A full answer key (delivered in a separate file)
⭐ And a set of instructions, including a teaching script !

The following Black history figures are included:

⭐ Arthur Ashe

⭐ Barack Obama

⭐ Barbara Jordan

⭐ Benjamin O. Davis, Jr.

⭐ Bessie Coleman

⭐ Billie Holiday

⭐ Booker T. Washington

⭐ Colin Powell

⭐ Condoleezza Rice

⭐ Frederick Douglass

⭐ Garrett Morgan

⭐ George Washington Carver

⭐ Harriet Tubman

⭐ Jackie Robinson

⭐ Jesse Owens

⭐ John Lewis

⭐ Katherine Johnson

⭐ Langston Hughes

⭐ Louis Armstrong

⭐ Mae Jemison

⭐ Malcolm X

⭐ Martin Luther King, Jr.

⭐ Mary McLeod Bethune

⭐ Matthew Henson

⭐ Michael Jordan

⭐ Michelle Obama

⭐ Misty Copeland

⭐ Muhammad Ali

⭐ Ralph Ellison

⭐ Robert Robinson Taylor

⭐ Rosa Parks

⭐ Ruby Bridges

⭐ Serena Williams

⭐ Shirley Chisholm

⭐ Thurgood Marshall

⭐ W. E. B. DuBois

Use the answer key to talk about each person with the class and then let them test their knowledge with the activity on their own.

Perfect for distance learning!

NOTE: This product will be delivered as a Google Drive folder. It is compatible for use with Google Slides and Google Classroom.

Prefer to use this activity in print? See the print version HERE.


Love this activity? Try some of my other digital Black history resources!

We Got Jazz! Digital Black History Unit

Digital Billie Holiday Mini History Lesson

Digital Frederick Douglass Mini History Lesson


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