Black History Month Therapy Activities

As a Black Speech and Language Pathologist, Black History Month is one of my favorite times of the school year. I love being able to share the amazing contributions African American people have made to society with my students. Here are a few activities that are free and can be found online at teachers pay teachers.com.



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Compare & Contrast: Perfect language activity for students working on comparing and contrasting different ideas.  Students will learn a bit about great Black civil rights leaders who still have great influence today while addressing language goals. 




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African American Historical Figures Great activity to work on vocabulary and listening comprehension skills while discovering historical African American figures. 

 

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MLK Articulation /z/ in Final Position: No prep activity for students working on /z/ in the final position of words. 

 

Great Reads to Introduce to Students: 

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I hope you and your students find these activities fun and educational. Happy Black History Month! 

 

Author: Shantia Richardson-Waller, M.S., CCC-SLP

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