This Digital Black History Famous African American Research Project allows students to practice 21st century skills AND speaking and listening skills in an engaging and authentic way. With this resource, you will provide your students a Google Slides template that outlines everything they need to include to create a presentation in a digital format. You may choose to have your students select and read a book about their chosen famous African American OR you may have your students research their person online.
This resource contains an 11 page "Black History Project Teacher Directions" pdf that contains a link to the Google Drive resource and detailed instructions on how to copy the file and send it to students. Detailed instructions are also included for Microsoft OneDrive users.
The Google Slides link contains a 12 page Google Slides presentation template for students to create a Black History Research Project to present to the class.
The Google Slides presentation link contains:
➤A list of a few (40) famous African Americans to research
➤Presentation Checklist with movable checks so students can check off completed elements that include: Famous African American Information
- name, birth date, birthplace, image, Growing Up
- family, childhood, education, images, Important Contributions
- why are they famous, struggles, accomplishments, images, and Famous quote
and what it means to your students
➤Slides templates for each category: Famous African American information, Growing Up, Important Contributions, and Famous Quote
➤20 point detailed rubric
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