Black History Month Crossword Puzzles

During the month of February, the U.S. celebrates Black History Month (also called African American History month), which honors the history and achievements of African Americans. Use these free Black History Month printable crossword puzzles to teach students about notable Civil Rights heroes like Rosa Parks and Martin Luther King (or browse our MLK crosswords), Abolitionists like Harriet Tubman and Frederick Douglas, and more modern figures like Langston Hughes and Barack Obama. Black history month printable activities are an engaging way to help students learn and celebrate. 

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African American History (4 ratings)
Africa Geography (1 rating)
Black History----Teens and Adults (1 rating)
22.1 Africa South of the Sahara: Life Here (1 rating)
Africa Crossword (1 rating)
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Africa: Physical Geography (1 rating)
BLACK HISTORY (1 rating)
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MLK JR. (1 rating)
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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (1 rating)
African American History (1 rating)
Black History----Teens and Adults (1 rating)
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UNIT 6 SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA (No ratings)
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Chapter 12 - Kingdoms and Trading States of Africa (No ratings)
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22.2 Africa South of the Sahara: People & Their Environment (No ratings)
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13 Full Names of Black Poets & Musicians (No spaces between first & last names...) (No ratings)
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CHAMPAIGN URBANA BLACK HISTORY CONTINUED (No ratings)
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