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Influential Black Leaders InstaFan Profile Template

Teach Starter Publishing
Google Slide, PDF | 1 page | Grades: 4 - 6

Demonstrate learning about the most influential black leaders in history with an engaging social media biography template.

Famous Black Leaders in History – Social Media Bio Template

Could you imagine what it would be like if Thurgood Marshall, Rosa Parks, or any other Civil Rights leaders had social media? What would they be doing on Instagram? How would they use Twitter? Could it have changed how long it took for equal rights to be given to people of all races?

These black leaders were history-makers whose efforts were accounted for by newspapers and word of mouth. Imagine what it would have been like if these amazing black leaders had social media accounts!

This printable social media template will do just that! Your students will be encouraged to place themselves in the shoes of one of these influential African American leaders and use what they know about their beliefs and actions to create an InstaFan Bio! 

Who Are Some of the Most Influential Black Leaders in History?

This download includes a template for each of the following women’s suffrage leaders

  • George Washington Carver
  • Shirley Chisholm
  • Thurgood Marshall
  • Sojourner Truth
  • Bessie Coleman
  • Frederick Douglass
  • Booker T. Washington
  • Katherine Johnson

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This resource was created by Ali Endlich, a teacher in South Carolina and Teach Starter Collaborator.


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