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.
Help students organize their ideas with this versatile storyboard graphic organizer! Children can use it to respond to text, organize the order of events, or even as a pre-writing tool to collect ideas.
Fourth grade social studies resources such as these support kids as they progress in their understanding of history and geography. If you're teaching fourth grade social studies in the classroom, you may want to browse our offering of lessons plans. If you're learning about fourth grade social studies at home, activities and worksheets may be a better option. When you're ready, peruse our fifth grade social studies resources.