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Black History- Inventors NOW DIGITAL!

48 Pages

Grade Level(s): 1, 2, 3

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$9.00

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**This unit has been updated for virtual learning. YOU WILL DOWNLOAD A SINGLE PDF THAT SAYS “CLICK HERE.” ONCE YOU CLICK THAT, YOU WILL GET ACCESS TO A GOOGLE FOLDER WITH ALL OF THE COMPONENTS. Thanks! 🙂
 
This unit celebrates 5 men and 5 African American inventors. Included are anchor charts, biography profiles, reading comprehension, and the steps and materials needed for your students to create their own invention and apply for a “patent!”
 
Most of these inventors are lesser known because the popular ones are so heavily covered.
 
Inventors and Inventions included:
 
Madame C.J. Walker – Hair Growth Products
Bessie Griffin- Amputee Feeding Apparatus
Valerie Thomas- Illusion Transmitter
Patricia Bath – Laserphaco Probe
Marjorie Joyner- Permanent Waving Machine
George Crum – Potato Chips
Garrett Morgan- 3 Way Traffic Signal (amongst many other things)
George Grant – Wooden golf tee
Willis Johnson – Egg Beater/Mixer
Lonnie Johnson – Super Soaker Water Gun (amongst many other things)
 
This product is part of a bundle with Naomi O’Brien from Read Like a Rockstar! Check it out below!
 
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