This fun crossword is a great way to begin or wrap up a unit on Black History, send as homework, use as 'Save My Sanity on Friday Afternoon' activity, or something fast to print for a substitute.
I have carefully chosen a variety of writers, musicians, scientists, sport figures, doctors, activists and political figures. Some are well known, whereas others are less famous. This will give students fresh content to learn, while getting a review of other favorites.
I have also included a list of 10 Internet resources where students can go to access the needed information. There may also be print sources available in your school library.
I have included one version with a name bank and one without to make it a bit more challenging. I have included a key.