*Three Reading Comprehensions*
Whether it's Black History Month, or you're simply looking for a truly inspirational reading comprehension, then this is the resource for you! These three reading comprehensions, telling the story of African-American men during World War 1, are great for children all year round.
The story of the 369th infantry, or 'Harlem Hellfighters' as they are better known, is incredible and inspiring.They were a unit of black, African-American soldiers who fought against both prejudice and their enemy during the Great War. Often over-looked by history, but aided by its inclusion in recent computer games and forthcoming movie, their story is now becoming more well known.
This pack includes 3 separate reading comprehensions, each complete with a text, questions and full answer sheet.The pack tells the story chronologically, and the fact each text has its own questions and answers means it can be easily used over a number of lessons.
No prep - just print! Each reading activity can be printed easily and is ready to use. You may wish to use it as a worksheet activity in school, or even as a homework project.
*Looking for more Black History Month resources? Then why not try my reading comprehensions on the equally inspiring story of the hidden figures behind the 'Space Race'?