African-American History Month

2019 - Black Migrations
2018 - African Americans in Times of War
2017 - The Crisis in Black Education
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

Black History Month - http://www.africanamericanhistorymonth.gov/
                                         http://www.enchantedlearning.com/history/us/aframer/

                                         http://www.africanamericanhistorymonth.gov/audio-and-video/

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
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ttp://www.scholastic.com/browse/collection.jsp?id=706
https://www.familyeducation.com/entertainment-activities/black-history-month
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f00AatzvxC0
http://www.infoplease.com/spot/bhm1.html
http://www.imcpl.org/kids/blog/?page_id=12747

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

Black History Links - 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

http://www.theholidayzone.com/black/bllinks.html
https://www.archives.gov/research/alic/reference/black-history.html

Frederick Douglass papers -
https://www.loc.gov/collections/frederick-douglass-papers/about-this-collection/

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


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

The Undefeated - African Americans Who Shook Up the World
https://theundefeated.com/features/the-undefeated-44-most-influential-black-americans-in-history/

Famous African Americans - https://www.famousafricanamericans.org/
https://www.ducksters.com/biography/africanamericans.php
https://www.scholastic.com/teachers/activities/teaching-content/famous-african-american-inventors-black-history-america-activity/
https://www.u-s-history.com/pages/h3736.html

https://www.factmonster.com/african-american-biographies-category
http://teaching.monster.com/training/articles/2708-black-history-month-famous-african-americans
http://mentalfloss.com/article/86923/11-african-american-inventors-who-changed-world

https://www.onlinecollege.org/50-african-americans-who-forever-changed-academia/
https://www.usfhealthonline.com/resources/healthcare/african-american-trailblazers-in-medicine-medical-research/
https://manhattanarts.com/how-well-do-you-know-famous-african-american-artists/
https://americanart.si.edu/art/highlights/african-american
https://www.napequity.org/resources/famous-african-american-women-stem/
https://www.history.org/history/teaching/enewsletter/volume5/images/reference_sheet.pdf

Harriet Tubman stamp Harriet Tubman

https:/www.womenshistory.org/education-resources/biographies/harriet-tubman
https://www.biography.com/people/harriet-tubman-9511430
https://www.history.com/topics/black-history/harriet-tubman
http://www.harriet-tubman.org

                                                                              

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
https://kinginstitute.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.


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

Speak Up - Opening Up A Dialogue With Youth About Racism from the USC Rossier School of Education
https://rossieronline.usc.edu/youth-and-racism/

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://teacher.scholastic.com/africanamericanheritage/

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This page was developed by Kathi Mitchell  
and was last updated on February 19, 2019
 

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Martin Luther King http://www.usps.com/images/stamps/99/martin_luther_king.htm