This is a HUGE informational text unit is based on Black History Month! It includes two biography units that are closely aligned to the Common Core State Standards for Informational Text. They are packed full of “biography briefs” (cards containing biographical data on a famous African American), biographies with text dependent questions, an “I Have, Who Has” game, vocabulary cards and much more! This unit is designed to maximize student success since every article is offered in three levels of text and vocabulary complexity. The differentiation is done for you! Perfect for increasing exposure to rigorous texts, whole group instruction, small group instruction, individual reading, and responding, homework and much more!
"Biography Briefs" are included for: Oprah Winfrey, Barack Obama, Jackie Robinson, Harriet Tubman, Fredrick Douglas, Rosa Parks, Condoleezza Rice, Sojourner Truth, Maya Angelo, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Doug Williams, Muhammad Ali, W.E.B. Du Bois, Dr. Carter G. Woodson, Langston Hughes, Gabby Douglas, Serena Williams, Bill Cosby, Michael Jackson, Rev. Jesse Jackson, Miles Davis, Ella Fitzgereld, Ruby Bridges, and Guion S. Bluford. One for each day of February!
Differentiated biographies with text dependent questions are included for: Rosa Parks, Gabby Douglas, Jackie Robinson, Barack Obama, Harriet Tubman, Oprah Winfrey, Ruby Bridges, Fredrick Douglass, Thurgood Marshall, Muhammad Ali, W.E.B Du Bois, Ella Fitzgerald, and Dr. Carter G. Woodson.
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