93 black history month

Black History Month

Holidays & Events
  • Int
  • 2–3 hours
  • 8

Students read about Black History Month and slavery in America. They are introduced to important African American figures and firsts. Includes vocabulary review, a pair activity, and a debate.

Lesson Tasks
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • having a debate
  • comprehension questions
  • pair work
  • group work
  • listening practice
  • discussion questions
Vocabulary
  • observance
  • scholar
  • notable
  • colonial period
  • domestic servant
  • harsh
  • abolition
  • safe haven
  • discrimination
  • oral
  • cuisine
  • plantation
  • critic
  • dedicate
  • commercialized