Amazing Men in Black History, Marcelle Mateki Akita
Black History is not just history - it is the history of people left out of the history books. But this book is different! In this book, we are going to meet eight amazing Black men. They did amazing things in the past - and some are doing amazing things today!
Learn about Mansa Musa, the richest man EVER, Walter Tull, the fantastic footballer and hero, and William Kamkwamba, the boy that made electricity for his town! Children can also read about Amazing Women in Black History too, in the partner book at Mars/Stars band.
Each book features useful notes and questions to support reading at home and develop comprehension skills.
Interest age: 7-8 Reading age: 6-7 years