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BLACK HISTORY MONTH PROJECT
This fun and engaging Black History Month research project tasks students to work collaboratively to learn about historical events related to African-American History! This project is adaptable for students who would rather work independently or can be used for a collaborative project!
The following are the research topics included in this resource!
– Jim Crow Laws
– The Freedom Riders
– NAACP, SNCC, SCLC, CORE
– The March on Washington, 1963
– The Selma to Montgomery Marches
– Loving vs Virginia, Plessy vs. Ferguson, Brown vs. Board of Education
Students have the freedom to choose the type of project they would like to do (PowerPoint, poster, video etc.). You may determine this is not the best choice for your classroom and that is fine! You may choose to limit their options to 3 choices, or you may have students only create a PowerPoint, it is totally up to you what works best for your students!
2. Research Topics
The sheet contains the research topics, and have questions for each, which will serve as the basis for research when students go to look up their topic.
3. Planning Sheet
Students work collaboratively to choose who is responsible for which questions. and use the planning sheet tokeep track of their assigned questions, the research they conduct to answer the questions and the sources they use to find those answers!
INCLUDES BLANK TEMPLATES for you to adapt to fit the needs of your class, students and curriculum!
Product Pages: 9
Total Pages: 18
ONE PAGER FOR RESEARCH TOPICS
Have students show their understanding and knowledge of a research topic with this creative and engaging one pager for nonfiction activity!
This one pager activity can be used for:
– ANY research topic (public figure, historical event, an awareness month, a historical time period etc.)!
Get this activity and more in my One Pager Activity Bundle for Books, Plays, Articles, Research Topics & About Me!
1. Student guidelines for creating the one pager.
Product Pages: 4
Total Pages: 7
BLACK HISTORY MONTH RESEARCH TOPICS (Over 150 PLUS!)
Check out this list of over 150+ Black History Month research topics focusing on articles, historical figures, movements, people and more! Suggested Black History Month activities included!
– Links to 32 articles
– 143 Historical figures, movements, organizations, and people that contributed to African- American history!
Product Pages: 4
Total Pages: 11
ACROSTIC POEM FOR HISTORICAL FIGURES
Have your students showcase their knowledge of a historical figure through this poetry writing activity! Includes an information sheet on acrostic poems, worksheet and acrostic poem rubric!
1. An acrostic poem information sheet detailing:
– The definition of an acrostic poem
– The three different ways you can structure an acrostic poem
– Three example poems (one for each structure)
2. Acrostic Poem worksheet
3. Acrostic Poem Rubric
DOES NOT INCLUDE A RESEARCH WORKSHEET OR LESSON PLAN! THIS YOU WOULD NEED TO CREATE YOURSELF! THIS IS ONLY AN ACTIVITY FOR STUDENTS TO SHOWCASE THEIR RESEARCH & KNOWLEDGE!
Product Pages: 2
Total Pages: 5