Kwanzaa Teacher Resources

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Kwanzaa always begins on December 26. Celebrate the African-American and Pan-African families, communities, and cultures with Kwanzaa resources, arts & crafts, lessons, and printables. We have lesson plans on the history of the holiday, activities to help your students learn more about the different aspects of Kwanzaa, printables for writing holiday poetry, project instructions for creating paper chains and wrapping paper, vocabulary lists, biographies of important Kwanzaa figures, and more! These activities are sure to increase your students' awareness of other cultures and beliefs.

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Kwanzaa Terms Matching Activity

Kwanzaa terms and definitions are reviewed in this vocabulary matching acti... read more

Activity

Winter Solstice – Videos & Activities

The winter solstice occurs on Tuesday, December 22, 2015. Use these educati... read more

Lesson

What Is Kwanzaa? Packet

Use this vocabulary list, concept web, and comparison chart with our What i... read more

Worksheet

Slavery Writing Prompt

Through this art activity and creative writing prompt, children consider wh... read more

Slideshow Gallery

Holiday Ornaments & Decorations Slideshow

This slideshow features ornaments and decorations for winter, Christmas, Kw... read more

Activity

Seasons Printables Slideshow

Celebrate the seasons with lesson plans and activities for autumn, winter, ... read more

Slideshow Gallery

Kwanzaa Activities (Grades K-8)

Find fun and educational arts & crafts activities to enjoy while celebratin... read more

Activity

Kwanzaa Flag Decoration

Teach your kids about African flags while assembling this colorful project.... read more

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Kwanzaa Craft Activities

Celebrate Kwanzaa in your classroom with the craft activities in this print... read more

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Kwanzaa Background

Read the brief history of the African-American holiday of Kwanzaa, detailed... read more

Worksheet

Happy Holidays

Children write about the holiday or holidays that they celebrate in Decembe... read more

Literature Guide

In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson

This literature guide includes enrichment activities and internet resources... read more

Worksheet

Tree Pattern

Use this evergreen tree pattern with the "Tree Bulletin Board".... read more

Lesson

African Storytellers

Students will use the Internet to find out more about griots, or African st... read more

Lesson

What Is Kwanzaa?

In this lesson plan, students use the Internet to find information on the h... read more

Biography

Jackie Robinson Coloring Page

This printable coloring book page features Jackie Robinson, the legendary A... read more

Biography

George Washington Carver – Coloring Page

Children read a short biography of the African-American inventor George Was... read more

Lesson

How Can You Make a Thermometer?

The first thing most people notice about weather is the temperature. This a... read more

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