We found 112 resources with the keyterm african american history
Topic Report Learning OrganizerLesson Planet
3rd - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
If you'd like to quickly access a simple graphic organizer designed for a class to divide and conquer a larger subject, then check out this resource. Assign class members to study a specific topic within a historical theme or event, and...
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 activity explores the widespread impact of segregation on...
Hidden Stories: A Three-Part Lesson in African-American History, Research, and Children’s LiteratureLesson Planet
10th - 12th
Groups of high school learners conduct research on a particular era of African-American history, focusing on events, people, and places important to that era. Next, they review children's literature in four different genres. As a...
The South, the North and the Great Migration: Blues and LiteratureLesson Planet
8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Here is a complex lesson plan that interweaves the history of the Jim Crow South and the Great Migration with the study of poetry, art, and blues music from the Harlem Renaissance. The plan helps young historians develop a deep...
After Reconstruction: Problems of African AmericansLesson Planet
9th - 12th
High schoolers describe issues or problems facing African Americans following Reconstruction. They explain possible solutions to these problems suggested in the sources you find, and cite arguments for and against these solutions.
How Do Artists Effectively Relate Historic Events?Lesson Planet
2nd - 5th
Students explore African American migration. In this black culture and history lesson, students use a map to identify northern and southern states in which African Americans lived in the 1900s. Students observe and describe objects and...
Teach21 Lesson: Harlem Renaissance, Lesson 2/11Lesson Planet
6th - 8th
Using the poem "Harlem" by Walter Dean Myers as their guide, middle schoolers explore the messages and contributions of the Harlem Renaissance. They choose one figure from the period (one mentioned in the poem, or otherwise) and complete...
Now This is a Contender, Allow Me to Prove ItLesson Planet
Tenth graders persuade others to see their Blank History Month postage stamp as the best choice. In this African-American history lesson, 10th graders research noteworthy African-Americans and create postage stamps and write proposals...