Regina Andrews – Educational Lesson - SL
Celebrate Harlem and increase your knowledge of the Harlem Renaissance when you discover the many accomplishments and contributions of Regina Andrews, a young multi-racial librarian who was labeled as an African American. This would lead to her becoming the first African American supervising librarian at the New York City Public Library on 115th Street. Follow Andrew's plight as you develop your reading comprehension skills and answer the corresponding questions.
Three fun facts about Regina Andrews:
- Only one of her grandparents was of African descent, but she was considered by others to be African American.
- She organized the 1924 Civic Club Dinner, which helped to start the Harlem Renaissance.
- She wrote plays using the pen name Ursula Trelling.
Harlem Roots Supplemental Lesson
People learn in many different ways. One of the best ways to ensure that every lesson is forever remembered is by purchasing the supplemental lesson for each lesson. All of the supplemental lessons will contain three different activities to help build an understanding of the topic, and help reinforce what they have learned.
- With your supplemental lesson, you can expect to receive a vocabulary list which will feature ten words and their definitions as they are related to the text for the student to do.
- For easy learning you will also enjoy ten fun facts that pertain to the lesson.
- In addition to these tools, every supplemental lesson you also contain one word search puzzle.