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APS Black History Month Resource Materials

Black History Month resource materials for teachers, students, and the community to be able to learn more about African American history, experience, and the significance of the month.

Excellent Resources for Celebrating Black History Month


Albuquerque Public Schools Black History Month E-book library:

National Museum of African American History and Culture, Black History Videos


CBS Cares: Black History MonthCharles H. Wright Museum of African American History: Educational Resources

Discovery Ed: Black History Writing Prompts 

Education World: Black History Month Lesson Plans

ESPN: Black History Month Black History Month Resources


Black History Month, History Channel



Library of Congress: African American History Month Resources for Teachers

Library of Congress:  American Memory Collection, African American History

Library of Congress:

Library of Congress: African American History Month Overview

National Archives: Black History Online Resources


NBC Learn: "Nettie Washington Douglass Outside Frederick Douglass' Home"


NBC Learn: "The Significance of Rosa Parks' Simple Act" 


NBC Learn: "Profile of Harriet Tubman" 


NEA: Black History Month Lessons and Resources 


PBS: Black History Month 


African American World, Timeline PBS Black History in America 

Smithsonian: Black History Teaching Resources

Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture

National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution

Smithsonian Folkways Magazine

Separate Is Not Equal: Brown v. Board of Education

Time For Kids: Black History Month



World Book Online for Kids: Black History Month 



Events in African American History, Gale Database


LRE Lessons

LRE Lesson: Black History Month Trading Cards   

LRE Lesson: Rosa Parks - A Lesson in Courage  

LRE Lesson: The Mother of the Civil Rights Movement  

LRE Lesson: Civil Rights Pioneers   

LRE Lesson: Looping Through the Civil Rights Movement