Type
Word Search
Description

artist
Leontyne Price
poet
author
writer
singer
Mississippi
Jerry Rice
William Faulkner
Faith Hill
Oprah Winfrey
Elvis Presley

Famous HBCU Students Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Keshia Knight-Pulliam
Taraji P Henson
Spike Lee
Oprah Winfrey
Tom Joyner
Yolanda Adams
Lance Gross
Thurgood Marshall
Wanda Sykes
Sean Combs
Common
Alice Walker
Samuel Jackson
Keenan Ivory Wayans
Wendy Robinson
Terrence J
Jerry Rice
Martin Luther King

Famous African American Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Al Sharpton
Barack Obama
Barry Bonds
Beyonce
Dorothy Height
Fredrick Douglas
George Washington Carver
Harriet Tubman
jesse jackson
Jesse Jackson
John Lewis
Josephine Baker
Langston Hughes
Madame CJ Walker
Mae Jemison
Marian Anderson
Maya angelou
Michelle obama
Nikki Giovanni
Oprah Winfrey
Rosa Parks
Ruby Bridges
Serena Williams
Shirley Chisolm
Sojourner Truth
Thurgood Marshall
WEB Dubois
Wilma Rudolph

Rock 'n' Roll & Blues: Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What does rock and roll music originate from? BLUES
A famous rock 'n' roll singer - Elvis _______ PRESLEY
Rock around the _____ CLOCK
Famous Elvis song - _________ Rock JAILHOUSE
Bill Haley & The ______ COMETS
Rock 'n' Roll music began in the ____'s 1940
Another type of music formed from blues music - ______ and Blues RHYTHM
Bessie _____was a famous blues singer SMITH
Blues music originatedin rural _______ AMERICA
Blues music began in the early ____'s 1920
Another famous Blues singer was Eric _______ CLAPTON
Blues music was created by African ______ SLAVES
____ music also came from the blues JAZZ
Chuck _____ - a famous rock n roll singer BERRY
Johnny B. _____ - famous rock n roll song GOODE
The _______ - famous rock n roll band BEATLES
The _______ Stones - another famous rock n roll band ROLLING
B. B. ____ - blues singer KING
Led ________ - blues band ZEPPELIN
____ Best - drummer of The Beatles PETE

Rock Music and Famous Artist Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

ACDC
Aerosmith
Alice Cooper
Asking Alexandria
Beatles
Black Sabbath
Bon Jovi
Buckcherry
Clash
Classic Rock
Def Leppard
Deftones
Disturbed
Eagles
Elton John
Elvis Presley
Evanescence
Fall Out Boy
Green Day
Guns N Roses
Iggy Pop
Jimi Hendrix
Journey
Kiss
Korn
Led Zeppelin
Linkin Park
Lynrd Skynyrd
Metalcore
Motley Crue
Nickelback
No Doubt
Ozzy Osbourne
Pink Floyd
Queen
Quiet Riots
Ramones
Rob Zombie
Rolling Stones
Sex Pistols
Shinedown
Smashing Pumpkins
Styx
The Who
Van Halen

Black History Month Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The first African American female millionaire Sarah Rector
11 time world champion at the Olympic Games Usain Bolt
First African American MLB player Jackie Robinson
One of the first African American NFL players in the league Jim Brown
"King of Pop" Michael Jackson
Civil rights leader known for not giving up her seat in Birmingham, Alabama Rosa Parks
Famous rapper and clothing line franchisee Kanye West
Former First Lady of the US; graduated from Harvard University Michelle Obama
Two time democratic presidential candidate; founded PUSH Jesse Jackson
Successful t.v. Hostess, producer, and media proprietor Oprah Winfrey
NBA player who is a 3 time NBA championship holder Lebron James
Former POTUS from 2008-2016 Batak Obama
Appointed national spokes person for the Nation of Islam Malcom X
One of the most famous and influential African American poets and writers Maya Angelou
President of freedoms bank Frederick Douglass
Founded the NAACP; African American sociologists who attended Harvard WEB DuBois
Famous boxer who won the WBA, WBC, and lineal heavyweight title Muhammad Ali
Most remembered player from the Chicago bulls Scottie Pippen
First African American to receive his PhD Edward A. Bouchet
Successful singer and songwriter; was a part of new edition Bobby Brown

Famous Mississippians Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Tennessee Williams
Tammy Wynette
Oprah Winfrey
Eudora Welty
Muddy Waters
Sela Ward
Conway Twitty
Brittney Spears
LeAnn Rimes
Will Price
Leontyne Price
Walter Payton
Elvis Presley
Brandy Norwood
BB King
James Earl Jones
Faith Hill
Jim Henson
Beth Henley
fannie lou hamer
brett favre
medgar evers
bo diddley
bess dawson
vernon dahmer
craig claiborne
james chaney
will campbell
mary cain
Jimmy Buffett
CCBryant
Ruby Bridges
Theodore Bilbo
Lance Bass
Halcyone Barnes
Red Barber
Ruth Atkinson

Elvis Presley Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Achievements
Actor
Album
Army
Billboard
Biography
Career
Celebrate
Chart
Cheer
Clap
Concert
Dancing
Daughter
Documentary
Ed Sullivian
Enduring
Enjoy
Entertainer
Fame
Famous
Fans
Films
Fortune
Generosity
Girls
Gold Record
History
Industry
Influence
King
Lisa Marie
Mother
Music
Noise
Priscilla
Radio
Records
Screaming
Singer
Songs
Talent
Television
Top Selling
Treasure
Universal
Vocal
Wealthy
Wed
Wife
Worship
Yelling
Youth

Womens History Month (Oprah Winfrey) Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

actress
January
mississippi
Oprah
Oprah Winfrey Show
People Are Talking
philanthropist
producers
publisher
Talk Show Host
Tennessee State University
The Color Purple
Winfrey

Harlem Renaissance Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Prominent Harlem poet who married W. E. B. Dubois's daughter CounteeCullen
A benefit of the Harlem Renaissance was that it demonstrated the _______ spirit of a people. indefatigable
A time after the War Between the States when the Southern states were occupied by the U. S. military. Reconstruction
Famous for her "Banana Dance" JosephineBaker
First African American to be admitted to Barnard College; author; anthropologist ZoraNealeHurston
The Harlem Renaissance helped lay the foundation for the _______ ______ ______. CivilRightsMovement
The Harlem poet who wrote "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings." PaulLawrenceDunbar
Plessy vs. Ferguson was a Supreme Court case that upheld __________> segregation
a labor organizer APhillipRandolph
Editor, philosopher, and public intellectual, who wrote The Soul of Black Folks WEBDuBois
Co-wrote the song considered the Black national anthem JamesWeldonJohnson
Believed African American education should be learning about trades like mechanics and plumbing: debated W. E. B. Dubois BookerTWashington
The Harlem ________ bravely fought on the front lines of World War I. Hellfighters
Harlem poet who wrote "The Negro Speaks of Rivers" Langston Hughes
Social gatherings hosted by local women to showcase local artists and raise money to pay household expenses. rentparties
The Harlem Renaissance instilled cultural ________. pride
A vocal improvisation associated with jazz scat
A Harlem poet who wrote "A Dream Deferred" LangstonHughes
An innovative form of music that emerged from Black culture that is considered distinctly American jazz
Actor, singer, athlete, political activist PaulRobeson
What the fifteenth amendment guaranteed African Americans vote
The Harlem Renaissance helped transform Black ________. identity

1960s Singers Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Frank Sinatra
Johnny Cash
Monkees
Everly Brothers
Pink Floyd
Aretha Franklin
Marvin Gaye
Janis Joplin
Ray Charles
Beach Boys
Rolling Stones
Elvis Presley
Jimi Hendrix
Bob Dylan
Beatles