Elementary Black History Unit Study - We Got Jazz!

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1st - 3rd, Homeschool
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  1. This digital + print We Got Jazz! Black History Unit bundle is an excellent and versatile resource to add to your elementary Black history lessons this year!The print resource includes 129 pages of information about:⭐Duke Ellington⭐Dizzy Gillespie⭐Miles Davis⭐Ella Fitzgerald⭐and Nat King Cole!Each a
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Elementary Black History Unit Study - We Got Jazz!

We Got Jazz! is a 129-page elementary Black history unit study featuring biographies, games, puzzles, timeline sequencing, and listening activities about five famous jazz artists.

With this comprehensive unit, students can learn about the lives and careers of jazz greats, including:

⭐Duke Ellington

⭐Dizzy Gillespie

⭐Miles Davis

⭐Ella Fitzgerald

⭐and Nat King Cole!

Each artist profile includes a kid-friendly biography, review questions, crossword puzzle, and a listening activity! Timeline activities and a full answer key are also provided!

This is a wonderful African-American music history lesson for Black History Month, but it is also great for American history during any time of year!

Need to adapt this for distance learning? See the digital version of this unit HERE.


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

African Kingdoms! African History Unit Study

Frederick Douglass Mini History Lesson

Ruby Bridges Mini History Lesson


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