Black History Month

Explore all the free resources for Black History Month.

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Free Lessons

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Quilters of Gee’s Bend

Read the story of a community that became known for their quilts, then make your own class quilt.

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Making Communities Better

Learn how Rosa Parks made her community better, then build a human monument and create a plaque for the monument.

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Equality in the United States

Analyze primary sources, then research statistical data to discuss the degree to which racial equality has been achieved in the United States.

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Learn about and discuss 5 lesser-known African American historical figures.  Consider assigning a group to read each and share what they’ve learned.

Primary Source Activities

These rich Primary Sources come with questions to guide students through analysis and can be used to facilitate classroom discussions.

Integrated Literacy

Outside Resources

Every TCI lesson includes ideas for Enhancing Learning. Here are a few that may be helpful during Black History Month.

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