African american history month

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A visual slide show of the evolution of African American History Month with lots of embedded links and resources

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African american history month

  1. 1. AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY MONTH The many achievements of African Americans
  2. 2. W H AT D O A L L O F T H E S E T H I N G S H AV E I N C O M M O N ?
  3. 3. T H E Y A R E A L L A RO U N D U S !
  4. 4. A NATION OF INEQUALITY
  5. 5. A MAN WITH A PLAN
  6. 6. A MAN WITH A DREAM
  7. 7. A NATION DIVIDED
  8. 8. A MAN WANTING PEACE
  9. 9. A FUTURE OF UNITY
  10. 10. WE THANK YOU!
  11. 11. YOUR TASK Choose and inventor and invention from the list and create aposter celebrating their contribution to our lives. Your poster will be graded as follows: • 20 points- inventors name is displayed • 20 points- name of invention is displayed • 20 points- creativity • 20 points- neatness • 20 points- complete
  12. 12. INVENTORS Sarah Boone- ironing board  Dr. Charles Drew- blood banks Walter Sammons- comb  Elijah Mccoy- lubricant for Lloyd P Ray- dust pan trains George T Samon- dryer  Otis Boykin- pacemaker John Burr- lawn mower  Madam CJ Walker- hair and Garrett Morgan- traffic light make-up for African Americans Daniel Hale Williams- 1st toperform open heart surgery  Frederick McKinley Jones- Lewis Latimer- light bulbs Refrigerated Trucks

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