Grade 1-2 – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr

Grade 1-2 – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr

The students will study the achievements of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. using multiple media resources. The students will respond… Continue reading Grade 1-2 – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr


Grade Kindergarten – Dr. Martin Luther King and The Bus Poster

Grade Kindergarten – Dr. Martin Luther King and The Bus Poster

The Civil Rights Movement ended segregation. This activity helps students understand that we are all equal.        … Continue reading Grade Kindergarten – Dr. Martin Luther King and The Bus Poster


Grade Kindergarten – All About the Continent of Africa

Grade Kindergarten – All About the Continent of Africa

Students will learn about the Continent of Africa and its culture.                  … Continue reading Grade Kindergarten – All About the Continent of Africa


Grade Kindergarten – All About Mae Jemison

Grade Kindergarten – All About Mae Jemison

Mae Jemison was the first African American female astronaut to enter space. Use this lesson plan to learn more about… Continue reading Grade Kindergarten – All About Mae Jemison


Grade 4 – African American Inventors

Grade 4 – African American Inventors

Students will identify African-Americans that are responsible for many ideas and inventions that are still used in today’s society. Students… Continue reading Grade 4 – African American Inventors


Grade 8 – African American Scientist Fair

Grade 8 – African American Scientist Fair

The students will display an appreciation for the contributions of Africans and African Americans in the areas of mathematics and… Continue reading Grade 8 – African American Scientist Fair


Grade 8 – The Life of Harriet Ross Tubman

Grade 8 – The Life of Harriet Ross Tubman

To understand why Harriet Tubman is considered to be an important person during the abolitionist, anti-slavery movement.  Lesson plan provided… Continue reading Grade 8 – The Life of Harriet Ross Tubman


Grade 6-8 – The West African Griot: The Story of Sundiata “The Crippled Prince of Mali”

Grade 6-8 – The West African Griot: The Story of Sundiata “The Crippled Prince of Mali”

Byway of a story telling activity, students will recognize the contributions of storytellers to the maintenance of African/African American culture.… Continue reading Grade 6-8 – The West African Griot: The Story of Sundiata “The Crippled Prince of Mali”


Grade 6-8 – David Walkers’ Appeal

Grade 6-8 – David Walkers’ Appeal

The students will analyze how the inhumane system of enslavement led David    Walker to plea to oppressed people (enslaved/ disenfranchised) to… Continue reading Grade 6-8 – David Walkers’ Appeal


Grade 6 – Atlas of Africa

Grade 6 – Atlas of Africa

The teacher will have the students critically analyze their own stereotypes for other populations in the world (i.e. African peoples)… Continue reading Grade 6 – Atlas of Africa