To help you integrate Black History Month into your classroom, here's a selection of links to lesson plans and activities that cover a variety subjects which can be adapted to fit multiple grade levels.


Black History Month, or National African American History Month, is an annual celebration of achievements by black Americans and a time for recognizing the central role of African Americans in U.S. history. African-American history is filled with the tales of inspiring individuals—many of whom overcame great odds to leave their mark on the United States.