African American History Month
February is African American History Month. Recognize the major historical figures and the everyday men, women, and children who made history.
February is African American History Month, and March is Women's History Month. Reading the work of African American women authors can give students a look into how these histories overlap. FIND OUT MORE »
Find primary sources for the month
Secondary and primary sources describe 13 African American migration [...] »
Local history teaches about slavery, emancipation, and freedom in Northern [...] »
Research early African American historical and literary works. [...] »
Browse strategies and lesson plans
Use autobiographies to deconstruct views of slavery and historical heroes. [...] »
Watch 4th-graders analyze cartoons about Virginia and Brown v. Board of [...] »
Put your knowledge to the test!
To each prophet, a certain way of speaking. Match civil rights leaders with [...] »
Answer these questions about memorials to the life and ideals of MLK. [...] »