African-American History Month

2016 - Hallowed Grounds: Sites of African American Memories
2015 - A Century of Black Life, History, and Culture
2014 - Civil Rights in America
2013 - At the Crossroads of Freedom and Equality
2012 - Black Women in American Culture and History
2011 - African Americans and the Civil War
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10 - The History of Black Economic Empowerment
2009 - The Quest for Black Citizenship in the Americas
2008 - Carter G. Woodson and the Origins of Multiculturalism  
2007 - From Slavery to Freedom
2006 - Celebrating Community

2005 - The Niagara Movement

African American History: Black History Month from Enchanted Learning
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/history/us/aframer/

The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross
http://video.pbs.org/program/african-americans-many-rivers-cross/
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/african-americans-many-rivers-to-cross/

African American Soldiers in the Civil War (special thanks to Aly)
http://www.gettysburgflag.com/AfricanAmericanTroopsCivilWar.php

Association for the Study of African American Life and History
http://www.asalh.org/

Black History
http://extension.illinois.edu/bhm/historyforkids.html
http://www.timeforkids.com/minisite/black-history-month
http://www.imcpl.org/kids/blog/?page_id=12747

Black History - http://www.blackhistory.com/

Black History Month - info and quizzes
http://www.infoplease.com/spot/bhm1.html

Library of Congress - http://www.loc.gov/topics/africanamericans/

Black History Links - http://www.afroammuseum.org/links.htm
http://www.internet4classrooms.com/black_history.htm
http://www.seacoastnh.com/black-history/black-history-links/black-history-links/
http://www.archives.gov/research/alic/reference/black-history.html

African-American History quizzes and crosswords
http://www.infoplease.com/african-american/quizzes-crosswords.html

Black History Month links - http://www2.lhric.org/pocantico/bhm/bhm.htm

Civil Rights quiz http://seattletimes.com/special/mlk/king/quiz.html


     Black History pages - http://blackhistorypages.com/
              

               Black History Hotlist from the Franklin Institute
              
http://www.fi.edu/learn/hotlists/blackhistory.php

               Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad - by second graders in Sleepy Hollow, NY   
                It includes a timeline, a quiz, character sketches, poems, and maps and more
                       http://www2.lhric.org/pocantico/tubman/tubman.html

       

                                        Martin Luther King, Jr. stamp    Martin Luther King biography from LSU - http://www.lib.lsu.edu/hum/mlk/srs218.html
                                                        
Biography from Nobel Prize page - http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/peace/laureates/1964/king-bio.html 
   

Time Magazine 100 Leaders
http://www.time.com/time/time100/leaders/profile/king.html

Martin Luther King, Jr. An Overview
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/history/us/MLK/

Martin Luther King, Jr. information from the Seattle Times
http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/mlk/

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project at Stanford
http://mlk-kpp01.stanford.edu/

"I Have a Dream" speech by Martin Luther King, Jr. text and audio
http://www.drmartinlutherkingjr.com/dream.htm

Wikipedia article about Martin Luther King
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martin_Luther_King,_Jr.

Martin Luther King Timeline - http://www.lib.lsu.edu/hum/mlk/srs216.html


Teacher Resources - http://www.teachervision.fen.com/black-history-month/teacher-resources/6602.html

Stamps and Black History Month
http://www.ncsd.k12.mo.us/emints/dhorn/projects/blackhistorymonth/blackhistorymonth.htm
http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/lessons/stamps/

Black History on the Internet - web sites for teachers
http://www.education-world.com/a_lesson/lesson221.shtml
http://www.education-world.com/a_curr/curr056.shtml
http://www.education-world.com/a_special/black_history.shtml

Black History Internet Scavenger Hunt -
http://www.educationworld.com/a_lesson/lesson/lesson052.shtml

EdHelper - http://www.edhelper.com/BlackHistory.htm

Five Lessons for Black History Month
http://www.educationworld.com/a_lesson/lesson297.shtml

BHM Lesson Plans - http://www.nea.org/tools/lessons/black-history-month.htm
                       http://www.nea.org/tools/lessons/black-history-month.htm
                       http://teacher.scholastic.com/africanamericanheritage/

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This page was developed by Kathi Mitchell  
and was last updated on November 8, 2015
 

      Harriet Tubman http://www.cnn.com/interactive/specials/9901/black.history.stamps/01.harriet.tubman.jpg
     
Martin Luther King http://www.usps.com/images/stamps/99/martin_luther_king.htm