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Black History Month Activities

Black History Month Activities:

Fact MonsterHi
story, Timeline, Ideas, Events, Facts & Quizzes from Fact Monster
 
African American History
ThoughtCoDiscover the people and events that shaped African American history, from slavery and abolitionism to the Harlem Renaissance and Civil Rights Movement.
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 National Education AssociationBlack History Month
Lessons & Resources

Grades K-5 - 
Integrating African-American Culture & History into Your Curriculum
 PBS: The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross
PBS: The African Americans:
Many Rivers to Cross
New York City Experiences
Black History Month in NYC: 
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15 historic sites to visit, See the historic spaces that shaped black culture and civil rights in New York City
Paley Center in New York and Los Angeles in February for the multifaceted experience, African-American Achievements in Television: A Black History
At the Paley Center in New York and Los Angeles in February a multifaceted experience,
African-American Achievements in Television:
A Black History
Black Citizenship
in the Age of Jim Crow
New-York Historical Society
explores the struggle for full citizenship and racial equality that unfolded in the 50 years after the Civil War. 
 Lewis LatimeLewis Latimer House Museum Home of African American Inventor and Humanist Lewis H. Latimer.r
House Museum

Home of African American Inventor and Humanist Lewis H. Latimer.
Flushing, Queens
Notable Persons Places and Events
Who are the Tuskegee Airmen? 
"Tuskegee Airmen" refers to the men and women, African-Americans and Caucasians, who were involved in the so-called "Tuskegee Experience", the Army Air Corps program to train African Americans to fly and maintain combat aircraft. The Tuskegee Airmen included pilots, navigators, bombardiers, maintenance and support staff, instructors, and all the personnel who kept the planes in the air.
 
Mass Racial Violence
in a Florida Town
 The Montgomery Bus Boycott
Learn about Rosa Parks's courageous decision to fight discrimination and the boycott that ended segregation on public buses