about Black History Month. Learn about the contributions of African
Americans in different fields. Includes quizzes, an interactive
timeline, and other activities. There are links to
the Negro baseball league, famous African Americans, the Emancipation
Proclamation, the slave trade, and the Missouri Compromise.
Enchanted Learning: Black History Month Here are
many biographies, printouts, and quizzes for Black History Month.
African-American Mosaic Exhibition This is a listing
of the Library of Congress's holdings on black history. Topics include
colonization, abolition, migration and WPA. Entries include a wide
range of books, periodicals, maps, and graphs. Click on any of the
links to get entries for a particular time period.
BrainPOP: Brown Vs. Board of Education Click
on "Social Studies," and then "Brown V. B.O.E." Watch this movie to
learn about the landmark case in which segregation was declared
unconstitutional. There is also a BrainPOP video on Civil Rights. NOTE:
The website is available by subscription; only those schools with a
subscription will be able to access this movie.
of African American History A more
timeline on the history of African Americans. The census data from
certain years is included. This site was developed by the Library of
The Emancipation Proclamation This site is
the Emancipation Proclamation. It includes an audio clip and pictures
of the primary documents. The text itself is geared more to older
Culture and Change: Black History in America This site
a variety of information for grades 3-8. Includes an interactive
timeline, biographies, and research topics. Find out more about African
Scholastic: African American Articles An archival
from Scholastic, this page has many articles about African American
history. Be sure to scroll to the bottom for more resources on Black
History Month, including book titles for various age groups. NOTE: The
website includes a link to websites with ads.
Kids: Black History Explore this
website to find an interactive timeline, biographies of
African-American artists, famous speeches regarding civil rights, and
Lewis' MLK site I created this
page to celebrate MLK. I encluded a voice thread, Quia games, and
Valentine's Day Theme Unite Here are many
links to stories, math
problems, and puzzles with a Valentine's theme.
Celebrating Valentine's Day Internationally Find
out how people from all over the world celebrate Valentine's Day.
ABC Teach: Valentine's Day Worksheets This site has many
links to crossword puzzles, reading comprehension exercises, and many
other handouts. NOTE: The site includes ads.
Enchanted Learning: Cards and Crafts for Valentine's
are hands-on activities to make for Valentine's Day. NOTE: The site
Valentine's Day Fun Explore links on
this how to bake special Valentine cookies, customize a box of candy,
learn valentine making tips, and much more.
My Valentine Here are a variety
of printable Valentine's Day cards and other crafts.
PBS: Crushes This site
advice for how students can deal with crushes. Includes online
polls. Nice for older students.
Scholastic: Teacher Share Teachers
share Valentine's Day activity ideas for the classroom in this
three-page PDF file.
Scholastic: Get Ready for Valentine's Day Here are a
of craft ideas for elementary students.
Valentine Candy Count Here is an
activity in which students count their candy and then create graphs.
NOTE: The link to the "Math Graphing Lesson" is broken.
Celebrate! Learn about
of the history behind the holiday.
Yahooligans e-Cards Send a
Day e-Card to your friends and family.
Valentine's Day Here are links to
love stories, quizzes, and crossword puzzles for Valentine's Day. NOTE:
The website includes pop-up and banner ads.