Sunday, January 31, 2021

MMGM BLACK HISTORY MONTH BOOKS

 ~ MARVELOUS MIDDLE-GRADE MONDAY ~
BLACK HISTORY MONTH FEATURE
HIGHLIGHTING NON-FICTION &
FICTION BOOKS and LINK PACK
OF RESOURCES TO HONOR
THIS MONTH 
 

 Here are some links to some non-fiction and fiction books featuring African Americans which I have shared on my blog previously. Following this list is a link pack I curated for your reference of a wide variety of Black History Month activities for children of all ages -- pre-school through 12th grade.

NON-FICTION:

'Jackie Robinson, American Hero':

LINK TO POST:

https://authorjunemccraryjacobs.blogspot.com/2019/01/mmgm-jackie-robinsons-centennial.html

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'Who Were The Tuskegee Airmen?':

LINK TO POST:

https://authorjunemccraryjacobs.blogspot.com/2018/11/mmgm-who-were-tuskegee-airmen.html

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'The Quilts of Gee's Bend':

LINK TO POST:

https://authorjunemccraryjacobs.blogspot.com/2021/01/mmgm-quilts-of-gees-bend.html

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'What Were the Negro Leagues?':

LINK TO POST:

https://authorjunemccraryjacobs.blogspot.com/2020/07/what-were-negro-leagues.html

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'A Time To Act:  John F. Kennedy's Big Speech':

LINK TO POST:

https://authorjunemccraryjacobs.blogspot.com/2019/02/mmgm-time-to-act-jfks-big-speech.html

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HISTORICAL FICTION:

'Under the Quilt of Night':


LINK TO POST:

https://authorjunemccraryjacobs.blogspot.com/2020/09/historical-fiction-feature-under-quilt.html

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'Memphis, Martin and the Mountain Top':

LINK TO POST:

https://authorjunemccraryjacobs.blogspot.com/2020/07/memphis-martin-and-mountaintop.html

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RESOURCES FOR HONORING BLACK HISTORY MONTH:

 

--We are Teachers Website '33 Black History Month Activities for February and Beyond':

https://www.weareteachers.com/7-fresh-ideas-for-black-history-month/

 

--  National Museum of African American History & Culture:

https://nmaahc.si.edu/learn/early-childhood/joyful-abc-activity-books

 

--  Positively Inspiring Blog 'Black History Month 2021 Black History Month Guide':

https://blog.positivepromotions.com/2021/01/01/black-history-month-idea-guide/


--Creative Child Blog Black History Month Crafts:

https://www.creativechild.com/articles/view/29-days-of-crafts-for-black-history-month


--Kids Activities Website '12 Black History Month Activities for Kids':

https://kidsactivitiesblog.com/132853/12-black-history-month-activities-for-kids/

https://kidactivities.net/black-history-month-activities-for-kids/


--Prodigy Blog '10 Inspiring Black History Month Activities for Kids':

https://www.prodigygame.com/main-en/blog/black-history-month/

 

--Teacher Vision Website 'Black History Month Activities':

https://www.teachervision.com/holidays/black-history-month  

 

--Scholastic Website 'Black History Month Lesson Plans & Teaching Resources:

https://www.scholastic.com/teachers/collections/teaching-content/black-history-month/


--Education.com Website 'Black History Month Activities': 

https://www.education.com/activity/black-history-month/

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Find the links to read more great Marvelous Middle-Grade Monday posts from middle-grade authors and bloggers at Greg Pattridge's 'Always in the Middle' Blog.


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Join the designer to stitch up some stitch up some lovely Valentine's Day cards and gifts for your friends and loved ones.

To make these patterns user-friendly for seamstresses around the world, all of the patterns include the measurements in Imperial and Metric along with detailed cutting and sewing instructions.

My newest sewing pattern book for adults/teens is now available in the Kindle Store! 'Valentine's Day Cards & Gifts' features six patterns for festive fabric items to make Valentine cards and gifts for friends and loved ones. There are three fabric cards, two embellished tea towels, and a coin purse/gift card holder for a child or teen. The cards and towels would also be perfect for a bridal shower, anniversary party, or housewarming gift.


These designs are products of the designer's/author's creativity. These designs and patterns are intended for and may be used for home use only. Purchase of these patterns does not give the purchaser or any other user permission to make this design for sale and/or profit. Permission is not granted for purchasers to copy, loan, sell, share, or trade this e-book or any of the patterns contained therein.
 
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Over one hundred thirty-five of June McCrary Jacobs's original sewing, quilting, and stitchery designs have been published in books, magazines, and on sewing industry blogs in the United States and the United Kingdom in the past decade-plus. This is June's thirteenth pattern book available in the Kindle Store.
 
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