South Carolina African American History Calendar

Current and past SC African America History Calendar honorees are categorized by topics.

Grades 3-12

The South Carolina African American History Calendar is a 12-month calendar that profiles individuals from across the state who have had a positive, compelling impact on South Carolina and, often, across the country.

Making a mark on History
Making a mark on History

Lesson

Students will determine the importance of historical markers as well as how they help to preserve our history.

Memorializing A'ja Wilson
Memorializing A'ja Wilson

Lesson

In celebration of being chosen as the January honoree for the 2024 South Carolina African American History Calendar, this lesson explores the accomplishments and contributions of A'ja Wilson and how...

Preserving Our History
Preserving Our History

Lesson

In recognition of March's Honoree for the 2024 South Carolina African American History Calendar, Jackie J. Whitmore, students will become historians, conducting research on their family genealogy or...

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SC Department of Education

SC Department of Education

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