How will you celebrate Black History Month during February and weave these important figures and history into your classroom throughout the year? Take a look at some creative resources and thoughtful teaching ideas from Teacher-Authors in the TpT community. You’ll find novel studies, music videos, math activities, interactive notebooks, and more.

Lessons & Activities

These resources will allow your students to learn about Black history in new and exciting ways.

Two-Part Lesson Martin Luther King Jr. (Pacifist or Revolutionary?)
by the Radical Maestra

Black Historical Figures Interactive Fan

by Dr Loftin’s Learning Emporium


Colouring by Equations – MLK (3 Versions, 30 Worksheet Edition)
by CalfordMath

Novel Studies & Reading Passages

Help your students learn about events and individuals while building their reading, writing, and research skills.

The Watsons Go to Birmingham 1963 Novel Study Unit
by Nothing but Class

Presidents’ Day Activity | Black History Month Reading Passage | Biographies 
by Tanya G Marshall The Butterfly Teacher

Posters & Classroom Decor

Use these designs to decorate your classroom and enhance your lessons during Black History Month and beyond.

Black History Month Posters 
by Kadeen Teaches

To see resources for grades PreK-5, check them out here.