FEBRUARY IS BLACK HISTORY MONTH!

Did you know that Madam C.J. Walker, a Black self-made millionaire, is the inventor of the world’s first hair straightening product and hot comb?

Did you know that Michael Jordan was number threenot number one – in the NBA draft?

Do you know who the Harlem Hellfighters were?

Did you know there is a day called “Juneteenth,” which celebrates emancipation from slavery? Do you know why it’s called this?

Have you heard of the Renaissance? It was the first all-Black professional basketball team. They won 88 games consecutively.

If you are interested in learning more important and interesting facts about Black Americans, click here BLACK HISTORY MONTH or here MORE BLACK HISTORY MONTH

And, let’s not forget some great books written for middle school students by Black authors! Go to CELEBRATE BOOKS!

 

 

 

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