Black History Month - Famous People Puzzles & Cards

Celebrate Black History Month this February by learning about 38 famous people! This can be a puzzle activity for younger kids, or you can create a booklet, or hang the cards up in your classroom.

FREE printable cards with 38 famous people in black American history. Great for many ages to learn about Black History Month.

These FREE Black History famous people cards feature 38 important and influential people in American history. The cards include a short description who each person was/is and their most famous achievement.

Includes the following 38 people:
  • Martin Luther King Jr.
  • Booker T Washington
  • Harriet Tubman
  • Frederick Douglass
  • Marcus Garvey
  • Rosa Parks
  • Jesse Owens
  • Sojourner Truth
  • Billie Holiday
  • Ruby Bridges
  • Bill Pickett
  • Edna Lewis
  • Thurgood Marshall
  • Bessie Coleman
  • George W. Carver
  • Marian Anderson
  • Langston Hughes
  • Tuskegee Airmen
  • Phyllis Wheatley
  • Michael Jackson
  • Jackie Robinson
  • Sarah E Goode
  • Benjamin Banneker
  • Michael Jordan
  • Barack Obama
  • Kamala Harris
  • Colin Powell
  • Condoleezza Rice
  • Guion Bluford
  • Katherine Johnson
  • Malcom X
  • Garrett Morgan
  • Muhammad Ali
  • W.E.B. BuBois
  • Shirley Chisholm
  • Dominique Dawes
  • Oprah Winfrey
  • Maya Angelou

These FREE Black History famous people cards can be used in the following ways:
  • 2-piece puzzles
  • booklet
  • wall signs/decoration
You don't have to use all 38 cards, you can print only the people you would like to introduce to your kids/students.

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Viviana is a blogging mom to a toddler, a preschooler, and a kindergartner, sharing ideas and resources for early education. She specializes in unique, hands-on printable activities that are educational, fun and inspire creativity in young minds.

1 comment:

  1. Thank you so much for this! I can't wait to use it at school and at home!