Black History Project Ideas for Middle School

Research and present on a lesser-known figure who made significant contributions to Black history

Unsung Heroes

Write a poem, song, or play exploring Black experiences, cultural traditions, or historical events.

Creative Expression

Interview a local Black community leader, activist, or entrepreneur about their experiences and perspectives.

Community Connection

1. From Garrett Morgan's traffic light to Katherine Johnson's math contributions, highlight their ingenuity. 2. 

Innovation Station

Create a dish or presentation showcasing the diverse flavors and cultural exchange within Black cuisines.

Food Fusion

Research and present on significant African and African American fashion movements or designers

Fashion Forward

Choose a specific era in Black history (e.g., Harlem Renaissance, Civil Rights Movement) and delve deeper into its social, political, and cultural landscape

Beyond Slavery

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