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Historical Heroes: Lorraine Hansberry
Historical Heroes: Lorraine Hansberry
Worksheet
Historical Heroes: Lorraine Hansberry
Introduce children to American playwright Lorraine Hanberry, who was only 29 years old when she won the New York Drama Critics’ Circle Award for Best Play for "A Raisin in the Sun."
2nd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Civil Rights Sit-Ins
Civil Rights Sit-Ins
Worksheet
Civil Rights Sit-Ins
In this worksheet, students learn how the Sit-In movement began, and the impact it had on both the region and the country.
5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Barack Obama Crossword Puzzle
Barack Obama Crossword Puzzle
Worksheet
Barack Obama Crossword Puzzle
Young historians get to know the 44th president of the United States, Barack Obama, with this history and civics crossword puzzle.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Presidential Seal
Presidential Seal
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Presidential Seal
Your second grader can create his own presidential seal by coloring in this fun printable page.
2nd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Greensboro Sit-In
Greensboro Sit-In
Worksheet
Greensboro Sit-In
Children learn about the Sit-In movement in the United States, whereby Americans staged nonviolent sit-ins to protest businesses' racist segregationist policies.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Jesse Owens
Jesse Owens
Worksheet
Jesse Owens
This worksheet introduces students to Jesse Owens, whose successes in the 1938 Olympics made history and paved the way for African-Americans in all sports and fields.
3rd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Barbara Jordan
Barbara Jordan
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Barbara Jordan
Barbara Jordan was the first African American woman to be elected to Congress from the South, and was an inspiration to all involved in American politics.
2nd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Burt-Stark Mansion
Burt-Stark Mansion
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Burt-Stark Mansion
If you're studying the Civil War, the Burt-Stark Mansion is an important site to know! Read all about the end of the American Civil War with this great sheet.
5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
The Veteran Cathay Williams
The Veteran Cathay Williams
Worksheet
The Veteran Cathay Williams
In the worksheet, The Veteran Cathay Williams, learners will read about a female veteran who helped pave the way for females to serve in the military. Cathay Williams was the only woman Buffalo Soldier. Find a differentiated works
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
The Veteran Cathay Williams: Differentiated Text
The Veteran Cathay Williams: Differentiated Text
Worksheet
The Veteran Cathay Williams: Differentiated Text
In the worksheet, The Veteran Cathay Williams: Differentiated Text, learners will read about a female veteran who helped pave the way for females to serve in the military. Cathay Williams was the only woman Buffalo Soldier. For a more challenging text, ch
3rd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Famous Black Americans Quiz
Famous Black Americans Quiz
Worksheet
Famous Black Americans Quiz
This worksheet will help teach students about African American musicians, athletes, leaders, and writers who influenced our society and culture.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Biography: Amelia Boynton Robinson
Biography: Amelia Boynton Robinson
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Biography: Amelia Boynton Robinson
First, students will read a biography of Amelia Boynton Robinson, and then respond to comprehension questions, using text evidence.
Social studies
Worksheet
Washington Crossing the Delaware
Washington Crossing the Delaware
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Washington Crossing the Delaware
Study a bit of history about the American Revolutionary War with this information page about Washington's famous crossing of the Delaware River.
Social studies
Worksheet
Trail of Tears
Trail of Tears
Worksheet
Trail of Tears
Get educated about the treatment of Native Americans during the creation of the United States. Read about the Trail of Tears, an important landmark.
Social studies
Worksheet
African American Communities: Eatonville, Florida
African American Communities: Eatonville, Florida
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African American Communities: Eatonville, Florida
Children learn about the history and legacy of Eatonville, Florida, one of the first all-black towns formed after the passage of the 13th Amendment.
3rd grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Civil War Journal Entry
Civil War Journal Entry
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Civil War Journal Entry
Here is a writing activity to review terms and concepts from the Civil War era. Your child will imagine being a soldier in the war and write a journal entry.
5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
U.S. Presidents: Matching Game IV
U.S. Presidents: Matching Game IV
Worksheet
U.S. Presidents: Matching Game IV
Do you know your U.S. presidents? This challenging series of match-up games is sure to baffle even the most serious history buffs!
Social studies
Worksheet
Two Truths and One Lie: Frederick Douglass
Two Truths and One Lie: Frederick Douglass
Worksheet
Two Truths and One Lie: Frederick Douglass
Use the game Two Truths and One Lie to help your students research facts about Frederick Douglass, an influential African American writer and abolitionist.
Social studies
Worksheet
Topaz War Relocation Center
Topaz War Relocation Center
Worksheet
Topaz War Relocation Center
Read about an important and controversial events that took place on American soil during WWII, at the Topaz War Relocation Center.
Social studies
Worksheet
U.S. Presidents: Matching Game V
U.S. Presidents: Matching Game V
Worksheet
U.S. Presidents: Matching Game V
How many of our presidents can you name? Challenge your middle school student with this great series of match-up games, featuring U.S. presidents!
Social studies
Worksheet
U.S. Presidents: Matching Game VII
U.S. Presidents: Matching Game VII
Worksheet
U.S. Presidents: Matching Game VII
Here's a great test of your student's knowledge about U.S. history! See if he can match up all the presidents with their mini biographies.
Social studies
Worksheet
U.S. Presidents: Matching Game VI
U.S. Presidents: Matching Game VI
Worksheet
U.S. Presidents: Matching Game VI
How well does your student know his country's past presidents? Here is a challenging series of match-up games, featuring U.S. presidents!
Social studies
Worksheet
Famous African-Americans in History
Famous African-Americans in History
Activity
Famous African-Americans in History
To celebrate black history month, use this matching quiz to help your kid demonstrate their knowledge of famous African-Americans.
5th grade
Social studies
Activity
Barack Obama Crossword and Trivia
Barack Obama Crossword and Trivia
Activity
Barack Obama Crossword and Trivia
Test your learner's knowledge of Barack Obama by challenging your child to complete a crossword puzzle about the President after reading a short biography.
5th grade
Social studies
Activity
Play the Bill of Rights Drawing Game
Play the Bill of Rights Drawing Game
Activity
Play the Bill of Rights Drawing Game
Learn about the Bill of Rights this Presidents Day by playing a Pictionary-inspired drawing game. Players draw a right as others try to guess what it is.
5th grade
Social studies
Activity