Use These Sites to Find Out About Great African Americans:
||SITE NAME: Encyclopedia Britanica's Guide to Black History
IT'S ABOUT: Go here to find many famous African Americans.
SITE ADDRESS: https://www.britannica.com/topic/African-American-History-Month
||SITE NAME: inventors.about.com
IT'S ABOUT: Part of the inventors.about.com. site. A database list of
African American patent holders and individual biographies
of African American inventors.
SITE ADDRESS: http://inventors.about.com/cs/blackinventors/
||SITE NAME: history.channel.com
IT'S ABOUT: This History Channel site contains links to “Great
African Americans”. (You may need to scroll down
SITE ADDRESS: click here to link to the long site address
||SITE NAME: Education World: Black History 102
IT'S ABOUT: Quiz re famous black Americans with clues and links.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.education-world.com/a_lesson/TM/WS_black_history_102.shtml
||SITE NAME: biography.com
IT'S ABOUT: Click this link to learn about great
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.biography.com/search?query=black%20history
||SITE NAME: Fact Monster: Notable African Americans
IT'S ABOUT: This site alphabetically lists many African
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.factmonster.com/spot/bhmbios1.html
|7.||SITE NAME: scholastic.com
IT'S ABOUT: Go to this Scholastic site to learn about African
Americans who have made a difference..
SITE ADDRESS: http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/bhistory/
|8.||SITE NAME: About.com: African American History
IT'S ABOUT: Go to this site to learn about the origin of Black History
SITE ADDRESS: http://712educators.about.com/cs/historyafricanam/a/blackhistory.htm
|9.||SITE NAME: InfoPlease - Famous Firsts by African Americans
IT'S ABOUT: Learn about many African Americans who were "firsts"
in their field.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.infoplease.com/spot/bhmfirsts.html
|10.||SITE NAME: InfoPlease - Notable African Americans
IT'S ABOUT: This site provides biographical links to several
notable African Americans in an alphabetical list.
SITE ADDRESS: http://infoplease.com/spot/bhmbios1.html
Use These Sites to Learn About African American Folk Tales
||SITE NAME: South African Folk-Tales
IT'S ABOUT: Go to this site to stories, read stories that are of deep
interest and value to South Africans. The author
hopes they may prove of some value to those Americans
who have either an interest in animals
or who appreciate the folklore of other countries.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.sacred-texts.com/afr/saft/
|2.||SITE NAME: CanTeach Resource for Teachers - African Folk Tales
IT'S ABOUT: At this site, you will be linked to several
different African folk tales.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.canteach.ca/elementary/africa.html
Teachers Can Use These Sites to Plan Activities / Lessons
||SITE NAME: Tolerance.Org
IT'S ABOUT: Fight hate & promote tolerance. This is a web project of the
Southern Poverty Law Center. There are articles on
currrent events and classroom activites. The site is
designed for teachers, parents, teens, and kids. Take a
tour of the Civil Right Memorial in Birmingham. Teen
section has ideas of how to "desegregate" the
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.tolerance.org/
|2.||SITE NAME: National Geograhic - Education Site
IT'S ABOUT: Search the site for "Black History". There are numerous
articles, games, and features. There is an interactive
journey on the Underground Railroad and a scavenger
hunt that accompanies the journey. Visit the
Movement Music Medley section featuring audio of
Civil Rights songs with accompanying photographs.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.nationalgeographic.com/education/
||SITE NAME: Houghton Mifflin's Education Place
IT'S ABOUT: At this site there are numerous lesson plan ideas for all
subjects and grade levels concerning Black History.
SITE ADDRESS: http://eduplace.com/monthlytheme/february/bhm.html
||SITE NAME: Education World
IT'S ABOUT: Search this site for Black History. There are numerous
lesson plans, including a Black History Scavenger Hunt
and Build a Black History Database / Timeline.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.educationworld.com/
||SITE NAME: The Teacher's Corner
IT'S ABOUT: This site will provide links to various website and
activities related to Black History Month.
SITE ADDRESS: http://www.theteacherscorner.net/seasonal/blkhistory/
Please contact Webmaster for suggestions.