Black History- African American Heroes Activity (Research, Read, & Learn!)


This African American Heroes activity was created as a simple guided-learning resource to use with the National Geographic Kids- African American Heroes page. It can also be used as a template for other online or teacher-provided resources where students read/learn about influential African Americans.



– Teacher Guide with link to online resources and lesson suggestions.

– Two-pages of printable and Google-compatible worksheets:

1. Student chart with guided tasks for reading and summarization.

2. Student page for peer learning (allows for simple note-taking on other African American figures).

– Link to a digital Google resource