February is Black History month in Canada, the U.S., and the United Kingdom. Be sure to get your ESL students learning more about the activities, events, and the important figures in black history.
See recommended links on Martin Luther King and the Civil Rights Movement here.
RECOMMENDED LINKS FOR TOPICS AROUND BLACK HISTORY MONTH:Worksheet Library: Black History word search
The Holiday Zone: Black History discussion topics
The Library of Congress: Lessons and activities for teaching Black History
Learning English VOA News: America Observes Black History Month - read and listen
ESL-Library: Activities and worksheets for Black History Month membership site
EL Civics: Black History Month lessons
ADL: 10 ideas for teaching Black History month
ESL Library: Podcast - Black History Month
ESOL Courses: Biographies, quizzes, activities and worksheets
Sites 4 Teachers: Lessons in Courage - Martin Luther King, Rosa Parks, and Ruby Bridges
History: Black History month - videos and quizzes
Henry4School: A Story of Ruby Bridges - reading and questions
Black History Canada: Black History in Canada - an Education Guide
Black History Canada: Black History in Canada Quiz
Please send us any of your suggested topics, links or ideas around Black History Month!