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African american history essay 2129 words | 9 pages individuality was not stressed but rather the importance of the extended family i believe that african americans suffering through the hardships of slavery strengthened the idea of kinship even further the unity of the african culture became strong due to a series of. Free, printable african american history month writing prompt activity about a modern day civil rights hero for students in 5th and 6th grade click here. Celebrate black history month with games, arts and crafts, reading comprehension exercises, discussion topics, and language activities.
Contents slavery abolition and emancipation reconstruction segregation and black migration civil rights slavery nara resources. Inspire your students to explore black history and culture through writing present any of these engaging writing prompts in your middle school or high school classroom during black history month or beyond each activity requires students to inquire about the people, places, events, and issues that have shaped.
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Writing prompt persuasive letter: many african americans have made valuable contributions to the world have students write a persuasive essay to the united states postal service, convincing them to create a new stamp depicting a famous african american. While you're teaching your students about black history month this february, engage them further by pushing them to learn about what black history really means.