Honoring Outstanding Americans

Students study the origin of Black History Month which celebrates the accomplishments of people of African descent each February. They are exposed to the accomplishments of Martin Luther King, Jr., Thurgood Marshall, and Sojourner Truth by listening to and discussing children's literature. Finally, they write a letter of appreciation to one of the famous Americans.

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