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This bingo game was created to add variety to the average number calling bingo game.
This resource includes:
Instructions on how to get started
30 Different Bingo Cards
50 Different Black History Heroes – Calling Cards
1 Master Black History Heroes List
Size: Bingo Cards are 8.5in x 11in; Calling Cards are 2 1/3in H x 4in L.
How to Play: Players will take at least (1) card per person. As each Black History Hero’s name or description is called, participants find the person on their card and mark it. The first person to reach bingo wins the game. You can use bingo chips, pennies, or other items to mark the cards.
*Use a dry erase marker instead of bingo chips for easy, mess
free clean up.
You can play many different types of bingo, such as: postage stamp, layered cake, railroad tracks, picture frame, cross, X, around the free space, checker board, four corners, blackout, etc.
Tip: Copy the calling card sheets and place them at each table to help participants view what to look for on their bingo card.
Activity Extension – Discuss what each hero is known for.
Example - Inventor, President, Talk Show Host, Pilot, Activist, Singer, Actress, Model, Comedian, Boxer, etc.