African American
Student Services

Jimmy Hart, Director
1302 S. Avenida Vega, Rm 27 (Basement)
(at Palo Verde Magnet HS)
Tucson, AZ 85710
Phone: (520) 584-7500
Fax: (520) 584-7502
Email Us

Supplemental Curriculum Resources

  • MLK Day of Service Presentation PDF
  • MLK Jr. (Grades 3-8)
  • African American Scientists (Grades 3-5, 6-8, 9-12): Word | PDF
  • Tuskegee Airmen (Grades 4-12): Word | PDF

Jacqueline Woodson

Who is Jacqueline Woodson? PDF

Learning Activities Word | PDF

References and Resources

Harambee 2011

  • Rhythm, Rhyme, Reason: Teacher Packet of Information and Activities (available on TUSD Intranet)
  • Instructional Unit: African-American Scientists & Engineers & Innovators of the Past, Present and Future: Word | PDF

Web Resources to Accompany Instructional Unit on Scientists & Engineers

Topic Era Grade-level
Science/Engineering All All
Science/Engineering/Inventors All 3-12
Academic Achievements All 5-12
Inventors All 7-12
National Society of Black Engineers N/A 4-12
Understanding Intellectual Property N/A  
Famous Black Inventors All 4-12
George Washington Carver   4-8