Famous African Americans in History Scoot With QR Codes|Black History

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2nd - 5th, Homeschool
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24 pages
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This set of 28 task cards features a fact about each featured individual that acts as a clue for students to solve. Deepen your students knowledge of the contributions and achievements of Living Legends and Trailblazers in Black history in a fun and engaging way! This resource is a great addition to your Black History month lessons, and would also be a great way to lead discussions and create research opportunities throughout the course of the school year.

What a wonderful way to teach unfamiliar parts of history or to learn how much your students already know!

This resource includes:

•28 cards that may be used for a game of Scoot or as Task Cards

•QR Codes that can be scanned for self-checking

•Teacher directions to assist with setting up and playing Scoot

•A Recording Sheet

•An Answer Key

•Suggestions for using/teaching the featured history facts

The following Living Legends and Trailblazers are featured:

♦ Misty Copeland

♦ Michael Jordan

♦ President Barack Obama

♦ Oprah Winfrey

♦ Stevie Wonder

♦ Colin Powell

♦ Gabby Douglas

♦ Serena Williams

♦ Debbie Allen

♦ Kadir Nelson

♦ Congressman John Lewis

♦ Eric Holder

♦ John Legend, Common

♦ Princess Tiana

♦ Denzel Washington

♦ Sidney Poitier

♦ Mae C. Jemison

♦ Marian Anderson

♦ Michael Jackson

♦ Jackie Robinson

♦ Rosa Parks

♦ Montgomery Bus Boycott

♦ Wilma Rudolph

♦ Maya Angelou

♦ Alvin Ailey

♦ Motown Records

♦ Matthew A. Henson

Use this activity:

•During Black History Month

•Any time of the year

•For any Social Studies lesson

•To compliment units on different eras in history

•To inspire students to persevere and follow their dreams

•United States history

•Discussions on segregation, racism, race relations

•To inspire discussions on past, present, and future

Have more than 28 students? Need more task cards? Download the Black History Scoot FREEBIE to get 8 additional cards to extend your set. Black History Scoot Freebie

If you love this set, there is also Famous African Americans in History Set 2!

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Women in History Scoot or Task Cards With QR Codes

I used KG fonts: KG Darkside, KG Miss Kindergarten, KG Blank Space Sketch in this product. If you would like to use the same fonts, please visit http://bit.ly/KGFonts to download Kimberly Geswein fonts for your personal use. Please be sure to read and adhere to her terms of use prior to downloading the fonts.

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