Type
Crossword
Description

Developments in Science of Food Preservation Lloyd Hall
Created a lasting machine that connects the sole of a shoe to the top of a shoe Jan Ernst Matzeliger
Invented the golf tee George Grant
Involved in the Manhattan project George Warren Reed Jr.
Involved in creating gas mask and traffic light system Garrett Morgan
Hair products Madam CJ Walker
Fertilization and cell division developments Ernest Just
Central heating furnace Alice Parker
Created the supersoaker and ceramic battery Lonnie G. Johnson
first African American to earn a Ph.D. in the field of chemistry and established a faculty training program focusing on a technique known as infrared spectroscopy, which is used to identify various components in compounds. Saint Elmo Brady
Manhattan project, seperated Plutonium from Uranium Edwin R. Russell
Invented Modern Electric microphone James West
Architecture for modern computer systems to help systems communicate with other devices (ISA System BUS) Mark Dean
Invented the gong and signal chair Miriam E Benjamin
Worked on Manhattan project Ralph Gardner Chavis

African American Inventors Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Mary Bethune
Percy Julian
Ludwick Marishane
Elijah Mccoy
Jan Matzeliger
George Alcon
Arthur Zang
Frederick Jones
Gerald Lawson
Granville Woods
Patricia Bath
Otis Boykin
Marc Hannah
Lonnie Johnson
Lewis Latimer
James West
Henry Brown
George Carruthers
Garrett Morgan
Charles Richard Drew
Alexander Miles

African American Inventors Part 2 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Created more modern video game systems with a console and multiple cartridges Gerald Lawson
Empowered African-American woman Shirley Ann Jackson
the first person to discover that insects can hear and alter behavior based on previous experience. Charles Turner
Hosted the TV show Cosmo and coined Pluto as a Dwarf Planet Neil deGrasse Tyson
Neurologist and republican candidate Ben Carson
Physist that worked in the Manhatten Project Jasper Brown Jeffries
Invented infrared thermography application Sharon J. Barnes
Created the "Temples Toggle", a harpoon for whaling Lewis Temple
Created Piezoelectric polymers Jocelyn Harrison
Created the process of "Dry Scouring" Thomas L. Jennings
Calculated flight trajectory for Apollo 11 Katherine G. Johnson
Developed selfbonding thermoplastic Robert G. Bryant
First African-American to be a president of the American Chemical society Henry Aaron Hill
Father of ice cream Agustus Jackson
Worked on Manhattan project Lloyd Quarterman

Industrial Revolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A Scottish inventor who invented the steam engine James Watt
An American inventor who created the cotton gin Eli Whitney
One of the primary inventors of the telephone Alexander Graham Bell
Created the electric light bulb and phonograph Thomas Edison
Invented and built the worlds first successful airplane Wright Brothers
An engine that uses the expansion or rapid condensation of steam to generate power Steam Engine
A machine that quickly and easily separates cotton fibers from their seeds Cotton Gin
A glass bulb Light Bulb
A powered flying vehicle with fixed wings and a weight greater than that of the air it displaces Airplane
He invented the telegraph Samuel Morse
He invented the Kodak camera George Eastman
He invented the steamboat Robert Fulton
He invented the diesel engine Rudolph Diesel
He developed and manufactured the first automobile Henry Ford
Best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current Nikola Tesla
Patented the first practical sewing machine Elias Howe
created the Atlantic Telegraph Company and laid the first telegraph cable across the Atlantic Ocean in 1858 Cyrus Field
He invented a new process for building roads John MacAdam
He was instrumental in bringing the Industrial Revolution to the U.S Francis Lowell
He was a co-developer of the Morse code Samuel Morse
Invented coke smelting Abraham Darby
A British inventor who developed a successful wet spinning process for flax in 1824 James Kay
He funded the design and construction of some of the first factory houses for spinning machines during the American industrial revolution Moses Brown
He built the first public inter-city railway line in the world to use steam locomotives George Stephenson

11 African American Inventors Who Changed the World Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Madam C. J. Walker is often referred to as America’s first self-made female what? Millionaire
Charles Richard Drew is the physician responsible for America’s first major what? Blood banks
Dr. Patricia Bath was the first African American to finish a residency in what? ophthalmology
Jan Ernst Matzeliger creation led to lower what? shoe prices
George Washington Carver used the humble what to create more than 300 products? peanut
Alexander Miles designed an important safety feature for what? elevators
Thomas Jennings invented an early method of dry cleaning called what? dry scouring
Mark E Dean helped develop the first what? color computer monitor
Dr. Shirley Jackson was the first African American woman to graduate with a Ph.D. from where? MIT
Marie Van Brittan Brown invented a precursor to the modern home TV what? security system
George Carruthers is most famous for creating the ultraviolet what, which NASA used when it launched Apollo 16 in 1972? camera spectograph

Industrial Revolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

transisiton to new manufacturing processes from 1760-1840 Industrial Revolution
to produce goods in large quantities mass production
invented the railway air brake George Westington
automobile produced by Ford Motor Company from 1820-1927 Model T
laid the first telegraph cable across the Atlantic Ocean Cyrus Field
system that uses wires and radio signals to send sounds over long distances telephone
glass bulb that produces light by passing an electric current through a filament light bulb
way to quickly mass produce goods where each worker repeatedly performs a specific task until production is complete assembly line
developed a shoe making machine Jan Matzeliger
created a steam engine that worked faster and more efficiently than earlier engines James Watt

Famous Firsts Black History Month Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Who was the first African-American to receive a Nobel Piece Prize for his mediation in Israel? RalphJBunche
Who was the first African-American to be a justice of the Supreme Court? ThurgoodMarshall
Who was the first African-American performer to host a variety TV series? NatKingCole
Who was the first published African-American female poet? PhillisWheatley
Who was the first African-American to play in Major League Baseball in the modern era? JackieRobinson
Who was the first African-American In space? GuionBluford
Who was the first African-American female to be a millionaire and specialized in hair products for black women? MadameCJWalker
Who was the first African-American Senator in the U.S. Congress? HiramRevels
Who was an African-American leader during the late 19th and early 20th centuries and founded Tuskegee University? BookerTWashington
Who was a civil rights activist who became the first African-American to attend the University of Mississippi? JamesMeredith

Styles Of Dance! Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Dancers, usually accompanied by music, tell a story or express a mood through their movements. It is characterized by light, graceful movements and the use of pointe shoes with reinforced toes Ballet
Can be another term for folk dance, or sometimes even for ceremonial dance Traditional
A ballroom dance in triple time (3/4) performed by a couple, who turn rhythmically round and round as they progress around the dance floor. Waltz
A style of dance highly dependent on disco music.One classic dance is the Hustle, as seen in "Saturday Night Fever." Disco
A popular form of social dance that originated in the Caribbean. This dance form is an example of a partnered ballroom dance. Salsa
The process of spontaneously creating movement. Development of movement material is facilitated through a variety of creative explorations including body mapping through time, levels, shape and dynamics. Improvisation
A style of funk dance, which is today also associated with hip hop. The name is based on the concept of freezing from a fast movement and "locking" in a certain position, holding that position for a short while and then continuing in the same speed as before. Locking
A dance style, or a group of dances, originating from Harlem, New York with Afro-American Roots. The feeling of the dance is "swinging", as it developed to the swing style of jazz music from the 1920s to the 1940s or 50s. Swing
The dance-form used in the Indian films. It is a mixture of numerous styles. These styles include belly-dancing, kathak, Indian folk, Western popular and modern jazz. Bollywood
A smooth, progressive dance characterized by long, continuous flowing movements across the dance floor. It is danced to big band (usually vocal) music. The dance is similar in its look to waltz, although the rhythm is in a 4/4. Foxtrot
A style of expressive dance that combines elements of several dance genres including modern, jazz, lyrical and classical ballet. Contemporary
A partner dance that originated in the 1880s along the River Plata, the natural border between Argentina and Uruguay, and soon spread to the rest of the world. Early this style was known as tango criollo (Creole tango). Tango
One of the street dance styles that based on the quick muscle contraction techniques to blend into various poses and it’s often integrated with Robot, Waving and Tutting. Popping
The steps and essential style of this type of dancing, originated from dances of Africans brought to the America as slaves. Originally, the term for this style of dance encompassed any dance done to jazz music. Jazz
A style of acrobatic dancing originating in the mid-1970s, often performed to rap music usually by teenage males in the streets, and characterized by intricate footwork, pantomime, spinning headstands, tumbling, and elaborate improvised virtuosic movements. Breaking
A fast ballroom dance of Latin American origin, similar to the mambo, that follows a rhythmic pattern based upon a quick three-step movement. Cha Cha
A dance performed wearing shoes fitted with metal taps, characterized by rhythmical tapping of the toes and heels. Tap

History of cosmetology Worksheet

Type
Matching Worksheet
Description

The action that would be most helpful in countering the negative effects of repetitive motions Stretching and walking around
Holding the wrists in a ______position while using implements can help prevent injury Neutral
Is the key to avoiding problems with posture and movements Prevention
Sitting or standing with your back straight and shoulders held high are examples for good work______ Posture
Maintenance of healthy skin and careful application of_____ enhance your best facial features Makeup
Shoes worn by stylist should be comfortable, close-toed____, and provide arch support Low-heeled
Regardless of your salon’s dress code, your clothing should be clean fresh and______ Stylish
The impression that you project through both outward appearance and your conduct Professional image
Involves the process of caring for parts of the body and maintaining an overall polished look Personal grooming
Who coined the name “day spa” Noel deCaprio
Invented the worlds first ammonia free haircolor Farouk shami
Modern day term for waving lotion Alkaline perms
Invented the first permanent hair color and founded clairol Lawrence gelb
What product was first marketed by Charles Revson Nail polish
Who invented the curling iron Marcel grateau
Pioneer in modern African American hair care and cosmetics Sarah Breedlove
Period in history during which western civilization made the transition from medieval to modern history Renaissance
Steam distillation was refined by A Persian physician Avicenna
Hair color for poor women Black
Royal colors of the Chou dynasty Gold and silver
Erected a personal cosmetics factory next to the Dead Sea Queen cleopatra
The first people to use cosmetics as part of their beautification habits The Egyptians
Studies reveal haircutting and styling were practiced in some form as early as_______ The ice age
Cosmetology comes from the ______word kosmeticos Greek

Modern Dance History Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Doris Humphrey is student of ____ Denishawn
Lester Horton is student of _____ Denishawn
Martha Graham is student of ____ Denishawn
Founder of AAADT which showcased African-American talent Ailey
Paul Taylor is student of _____ Graham
Home of Modern Dance Unitedstates
Inducted in National Museum of Dance's Hall of Fame Jose Limon
Experimented with chance dance Cunningham
Creator of the Fall and Recovery technique Humphrey
Developed technique that the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater teaches Horton
Alvin Ailey is student of _____ Horton
Where was Modern dance most popular Europe
Jose Limon is student of _____ Humphrey
Known for his combination of ballet and gesture Taylor
"The Mother of Modern Dance" Duncan
Co-founded the dance company Denishawn with Ted Shawn Denis
Merce Cunningham is student of _____ Graham
Modern dance is the rejection of ballet and ______ Vaudeville
Modern dance is referred to as ___ Experimental
Identified new movement system Contraction and Release Graham
Founded all-male company and Jacob's Pillow dance school Shawn

Famous Firsts Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Became the first African American to play in Major League Baseball in the modern era. Jackie Robinson
Was the Supreme Court's 96th justice and its first African-American justice. Thurgood Marshall
Became the first African American to attend the University of Mississippi. James Meredith
An American singer who first came to prominence as a leading jazz pianist. Nat King Cole
Was the first African American to be so honored in the history of the prize. Ralph J Bunche
Was the first published African-American female poet. Phillis Wheatley
Was the first African American to serve in the U.S. Hiram Revels
Was the first African American to travel in space. Guion Bluford
Was the first black millionairess in America, invented the world's first hair- straightening formula. Madame CJ Walker
Was the first leader of Tuskegee University. Booker T Washington