Use this page to celebrate Black History all year long, not just during February, with information on influential black Americans and important dates.
|Links for students
Family Education Network: Martin Luther King, Jr. - rich in links and details. Includes quizzes, articles and links to other black history web sites.
Rosa Parks Library and Museum - stories of early civil-rights leaders, including Rosa Parks
Easy to read sites on other African-Americans - includes activites, too!
African-American Odyssey - From the Library of Congress
African-American History and Culture - From The Smithsonian
Archive of African American Music & Culture (AAAMC) - Indiana University
African American Military History - provides historical info about the roles blacks have played in the US Military
The African-American Mosaic - online exhibit by the Library of Congress. Covers nearly 500 years of black history.
Africans in America - companion to PBS 1998 series chronicles America's journey through slavery. Includes a teachers guide
African American World - by PBS
Underground Railroad Freedom Center - Excellent site - also includes teacher resources
Links for teachers
Gayle's Preschool Rainbow: Black History Theme - use early childhood education activities and lesson plans