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“I Have a Dream" Speech and "My Country ‘Tis of Thee" Song
“I Have a Dream" Speech and "My Country ‘Tis of Thee" Song
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“I Have a Dream" Speech and "My Country ‘Tis of Thee" Song

Children are introduced to two beautiful examples of the power of words in this “I Have a Dream" Speech and "My Country ‘Tis of Thee" Song worksheet.

5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Two Truths and One Lie: Martin Luther King, Jr.
Two Truths and One Lie: Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Two Truths and One Lie: Martin Luther King, Jr.

Use the game Two Truths and One Lie to help your students research facts about Martin Luther King, Jr. Learners will decide which two statements are true and which is a lie.

5th grade
Social studies
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Readers’ Theater: Martin Luther King, Jr.
Readers’ Theater: Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Readers’ Theater: Martin Luther King, Jr.

Martin Luther King, Jr. is honored as one of the most important leaders in the civil rights movement. Give your fourth and fifth graders a chance to deepen their understanding of his life and legacy through this reader’s theater activity.

5th grade
Social studies
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History of Hip Hop Music
History of Hip Hop Music
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History of Hip Hop Music

Celebrate Black History Month by learning about soul music and the history of African-Americans in pop music, all in this Hip-Hop Music worksheet!

5th grade
Fine arts
Worksheet
History of Jazz
History of Jazz
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History of Jazz

Celebrate Black History Month by learning about the birth of jazz music, and the history of African-Americans in pop music.

5th grade
Fine arts
Worksheet
The Montgomery Bus Boycott
The Montgomery Bus Boycott
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The Montgomery Bus Boycott

In this worksheet, children read the story of Parks' act of passive resistance, then follow a series of thoughtful prompts to reflect on why the boycott was successful, as well as why it inspired the support of so many people around the United States.

5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Civil Rights: The Later Years of the Movement
Civil Rights: The Later Years of the Movement
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Civil Rights: The Later Years of the Movement

The Civil Rights Movement: The Later Years worksheet, children read about the issues that emerged later in the movement.

5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
The Selma to Montgomery March
The Selma to Montgomery March
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The Selma to Montgomery March

Learn more about marches for freedom during the civil rights movement with the worksheet The Selma to Montgomery March.

5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Jazz Greats: Etta James
Jazz Greats: Etta James
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Jazz Greats: Etta James

This worksheet on Etta James celebrates the legacy of this African American singer of soul and jazz.

5th grade
Fine arts
Worksheet
Superhero Research Project
Superhero Research Project
Activity
Superhero Research Project

In this activity, your students will research a favorite superhero and discuss which of their powers are real and not real. Your students will be able to complete a simple research chart and graphic organizer.

5th grade
Reading & Writing
Activity
Biography: Booker T. Washington
Biography: Booker T. Washington
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Biography: Booker T. Washington

In this biography worksheet, children read a passage about Booker T. Washington's life, then follow a series of thoughtful prompts to reflect on what they have learned.

5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
The Star, Mae Jemison
The Star, Mae Jemison
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The Star, Mae Jemison

Use the worksheet The Star: Mae Jemison to help learners understand the format of biographies while reading more about an important African American figure.

5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Underground Railroad: Songs of Freedom
Underground Railroad: Songs of Freedom
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Underground Railroad: Songs of Freedom

Children learn about three songs that inspired and gave hope to the people who fled slavery via the Underground Railroad, then answer questions about what they have learned.

5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
The History of African American Spirituals
The History of African American Spirituals
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The History of African American Spirituals

In the worksheet The History of African American Spirituals, children read about how African Americans used spirituals during different moments in history, starting from their enslavement to the civil rights movement.

5th grade
Social studies
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The March on Washington
The March on Washington
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The March on Washington

In this worksheet, children read about the March on Washington, the ideals that inspired it, and the people who attended it.

5th grade
Social studies
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Finding the Main Idea: Madam C.J. Walker
Finding the Main Idea: Madam C.J. Walker
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Finding the Main Idea: Madam C.J. Walker

Children learn about Madam C.J. Walker, the first woman to become a self-made millionaire in the United States, in this Finding the Main Idea worksheet.

5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Diagramming the Plot of a Story
Diagramming the Plot of a Story
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Diagramming the Plot of a Story

Read about the parts of a plot diagram, then fill out the details of a story that you have recently read in the diagram.

5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Biography
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Biography
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Biography

In this biography worksheet, children are introduced to Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who in 1993 became the second female Justice of the Supreme Court in the United States.

5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Making Comparisons with a Venn Diagram: Bessie Coleman and Mae Jemison
Making Comparisons with a Venn Diagram: Bessie Coleman and Mae Jemison
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Making Comparisons with a Venn Diagram: Bessie Coleman and Mae Jemison

Students read short biographies of pilot Bessie Coleman and astronaut Mae Jemison, each a pioneer in her field. They then practice using a Venn diagram to compare the lives and accomplishments of each woman.

5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Who is Katherine Johnson?
Who is Katherine Johnson?
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Who is Katherine Johnson?

Katherine Johnson was an African American physicist and mathematician who worked to create the first calculations to send humans into space. Learn more about this inspiring woman with this nonfiction reading comprehension worksheet.

5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Langston Hughes: Historical Heroes
Langston Hughes: Historical Heroes
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Langston Hughes: Historical Heroes

Children learn about writer and poet Langston Hughes in this Historical Heroes: Langston Hughes worksheet.

5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Women’s Suffrage and the 19th Amendment
Women’s Suffrage and the 19th Amendment
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Women’s Suffrage and the 19th Amendment

Children learn about the women's suffrage movement in the U.S., including key players and events, and how it contributed to the eventual passing of the 19th Amendment.

5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Women in History: Marian Anderson
Women in History: Marian Anderson
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Women in History: Marian Anderson

Children read a brief biography of world renowned opera singer Marian Anderson, then answer a series of reading comprehension questions.

5th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Historical Heroes: Susan B. Anthony
Historical Heroes: Susan B. Anthony
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Historical Heroes: Susan B. Anthony

Children learn about Susan B. Anthony, an abolitionist and civil rights advocate best remembered for her contributions to the women's suffrage movement.

5th grade
Social studies
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Jazz Greats - Thelonious Monk
Jazz Greats - Thelonious Monk
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Jazz Greats - Thelonious Monk

Celebrate Black History Month by studying the contributions of African American jazz legends! Here’s a page on Thelonious Monk, the first name in the modern jazz movement.

5th grade
Social studies
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