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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.

4th grade
Social studies
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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.

4th 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.

4th 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!

4th grade
Fine arts
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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.

4th grade
Fine arts
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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.

4th grade
Social studies
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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.

4th grade
Social studies
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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.

4th grade
Fine arts
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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.

4th grade
Social studies
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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.

4th grade
Social studies
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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.

4th grade
Social studies
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Brown vs. Board of Education
Brown vs. Board of Education
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Brown vs. Board of Education

In this Brown vs. Board of Education worksheet, children read the story of how the landmark decision came about, as well as the struggle that followed.

4th grade
Social studies
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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.

4th 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.

4th grade
Social studies
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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.

4th grade
Social studies
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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.

4th grade
Social studies
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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.

4th grade
Social studies
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Jazz Greats: John Coltrane
Jazz Greats: John Coltrane
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Jazz Greats: John Coltrane

Get to know John Coltrane, a jazz legend, with this music history worksheet! Read his mini-biography and answer some trivia.

4th grade
Fine arts
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A Misty Copeland Biography
A Misty Copeland Biography
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A Misty Copeland Biography

Students will read a biography of Misty Copeland, the first African American woman to become a principal dancer for the American Ballet Theatre, and then answer nonfiction comprehension questions about the text,

4th grade
Social studies
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Civil Rights Sit-Ins
Civil Rights Sit-Ins
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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.

4th grade
Social studies
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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.

4th grade
Social studies
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Timeline of Sonia Sotomayor's Life (So Far)
Timeline of Sonia Sotomayor's Life (So Far)
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Timeline of Sonia Sotomayor's Life (So Far)

In Timeline of Sonia Sotomayor's Life (So Far), third and fourth graders reference a timeline of Sotomayor's life to answer questions about her life.

4th grade
Social studies
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The Aspirations of Sonia Sotomayor
The Aspirations of Sonia Sotomayor
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The Aspirations of Sonia Sotomayor

In this biography worksheet, children discover the challenges Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor faced in her childhood, and read about how she used those obstacles to become a good lawyer and judge.

4th grade
Social studies
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Two Truths and One Lie: Mae Jemison
Two Truths and One Lie: Mae Jemison
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Two Truths and One Lie: Mae Jemison

Use the game Two Truths and One Lie to help your students research facts about Mae Jemison.

4th grade
Social studies
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Two Truths and  One Lie: Biography Edition
Two Truths and One Lie: Biography Edition
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Two Truths and One Lie: Biography Edition

Use the game Two Truths and One Lie to help your students research facts about a famous person. Learners will research an important figure and then write down two true statements and one false statement.

4th grade
Social studies
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