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Black History Month - Past to Present, Grades 4-6Lesson Planet
4th - 6th
Students complete a unit on Black History Month. They explore various websites, develop a diagram of the Underground Railroad, create a postage stamp for an African American, and develop a resume for an African American scientist.
Creative Writing Unit: Analyzing, Interpreting, Discussing and Writing Various Genres of African-American LiteratureLesson Planet
10th - 12th
A six-week unit takes high schoolers through various works of African-American literature, including poems, plays, and short stories. The lesson plan format includes a week-by-week description of activities, goals, materials, and...
Black History MonthLesson Planet
K - 12th
Celebrate Black History Month with a collection that offers informative articles, lesson plans, presentations, worksheets, and a variety of activities that highlight famous African Americans. Whether you teach elementary, junior, or high school, there's something for every scholar to obtain a deep understanding of who and why we celebrate during the month of February.
Martin Luther King, Jr. and Nonviolent ResistanceLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Was nonviolent resistance the best means of securing civil rights for black Americans in the 1960s? For this highly engaging and informative lesson, your young historians will closely analyze several key documents from the civil rights...
The Negro Leagues: The People, Places and Experiences of Black BaseballLesson Planet
4th - 6th CCSS: Designed
Get out of the classroom and go for a walk, all while teaching students about the Negro baseball leagues of the early and mid-1900s. Based on a Walking Classroom podcast, this lesson explores the widespread impact of segregation on...
Celebrating African American/Black Leaders in History: Their Religions and Their LegacyLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Kick start Black History Month with a fantastic resource that blends a study of prominent African American leaders in history with information on different religions. Beginning with a brainstorm and then leading into a collaborative...
Civil Rights in AmericaLesson Planet
K - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Civil Rights in America is the theme of this 2014 packet of materials prepared for Florida's Black History Month studies. Class members examine news reports and images of key civil rights leaders and events during the struggle for equal...
Lesson 3: Essay OrganizerLesson Planet
4th - 8th CCSS: Designed
A three-minute exercise warms-up scholars' writing abilities in order to follow a writing process that ends in an essay. The essay's topic is a barrier and the values used to break it. Four steps include choosing a topic, jotting-down a...
Martin Luther King- Mini BiographyLesson Planet
5 mins 4th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Whether you're celebrating Black History Month or studying the civil rights movement, you'll definitely want to include this brief video in your lesson to introduce your pupils to the life and work of Martin Luther King Jr.