African American Communities: Eatonville, Florida
In the worksheet African American Communities: Eatonville, Florida, children learn the history of one of the first all-black towns formed after the passage of the 13th Amendment. Students read a short passage about the town's history, famous resident Zora Neale Hurston, and its enduring legacy. They then answer three multiple choice questions to review what they have learned. Designed for third through fifth graders, this worksheet offers a fascinating glimpse into U.S. history while helping to reinforce children's nonfiction comprehension skills.