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African American History Month Lesson Plans for Teachers and Parents

Published February 23, 2014 by ojaje78

African American History Month Lesson Plans for Teachers and Parents

As many of you know February is the month which America has allowed us to pass on just how much African Americans have contributed to the foundation of this nation. For many Americans we know this tradition is not just confined to February.  WE should take daily opportunities to jump on those teachable moments  we come across everyday that show our children that we were and still are a people of Invention, Science, and Mathematics as well as Entertainment and Athleticism. Here is a great website which is appropriate for children of all levels and intelligences.  Also you do not have to be a parent to pass this knowledge to the next generation.  Remember each one teach one.

Sharpen Up Your Skills on African American History by Checking Out These Sites

Library of Congress- http://www.loc.gov/index.html

Smithsonianhttp://www.smithsonianeducation.org/heritage_month/bhm/index.html

Ebony Education–  http://www.ebonyeducation.com/library/documents/93.pdf

Schomburg Center For Black Researchhttp://www.nypl.org/locations/schomburg

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