Ruby Nell Bridges Hall is known as the first black child to attend an all-white elementary school in the South. She attended William Frantz Elementary School at 3811 North Galvez Street, New Orleans, LA 70117
African American History Inventors List! You will be suprise at what black inventors created that we use today
Azie Taylor Morton served as Treasurer of the US during the Carter administration. She remains the only African American to hold that office. Her signature was printed on US currency during her tenure; an honor shared with four African-American men.
SARAH RECTOR - She was 10 years old when she went from being a poor negro girl to one of the richest Afro Americans in the early Sarah Rector's story will amaze you.
FREE on TPT! Are your students doing a Black History Month research project? This African American History Activity Set includes everything you need to help your students learn about the historical figure's contribution to African American history. Activities Included: •Poster (in color) •Coloring Sheet •Graphic Organizer for Facts •Fact Sheet with important information on the historical figure •Bubble Map •Synthesizing (KWL Chart) Activity •Passage and Questions •Writing Prompt