Black History Month resolutions: Fifth graders construct their heritage

Shanahan, Timothy; Robinson, Bonita
May 1994
Reading Teacher;May94, Vol. 47 Issue 8, p660
Academic Journal
Describes how children learn to communicate in society through reading and writing. Power of reading and writing that connects us with our heritage; Students' dislike for history; Reader's identification with historical figures; Black History Month as a celebration of cultural heritage; Resolutions that convey student opinions about their heritage. INSET: Students praise their principals..


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