Handouts

Activities Packet - Older Children

Handouts for associated activities in the event guide for younger children.

 

Activities Packet - Younger Children

Handouts for associated activities in the event guide for younger children.

 

Activity Signs

Hang these signs at the various activity stations set up during your event.

 

ASL White Paper

American Sign Language (ASL) Tips and Benefits from ABDO: why and how to introduce ASL to learners of all ages at your school or library.

 

Crossword Puzzle

Read the hints to fill in the correct answers. Use your Negro League books for clues!

 

Different Viewpoints

Read the story and then answer the questions below. . . . Do you agree or disagree with Duffy’s viewpoint? Why or why not? Write a paragraph describing your opinion. Now imagine you agree with the opposite viewpoint of what you’ve just written. Decide what would make you think that way, and write a paragraph explaining why.

 

Event Poster

Use this poster to help promote your event at the library.

 

Event Poster

Use this poster to promote your STAR WARS event at the library.

 

Mix and Match

Match the correct NBL player to his major career accomplishments.

 

Quotes in Context

Read the following quotes. Write down the meaning of each, in your own words. How does each idea relate to the experiences of NBL players? How do they relate to integration in America?

 

Sample Press Release

Create a press release to let the community know about your upcoming event.

 

Sample Press Release

Use this sample press release to help inform the community about your upcoming event.