Build reading skills with a free printable Scott Joplin word search worksheet. Let your students know how many words there are to find, and then ask them to complete the word search by identifying and circling the keywords found in the printable biography.
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Scott Joplin, the second of six children, was born sometime between June 1867 and January 1868 in eastern Texas. His father had been a slave, though his mother was born a free black woman. After 1871 Joplin and his family moved to Texarkana, Texas. It was then that young Scott taught himself music on a piano in a home where his mother worked. Read more...