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Black History Month - Carolyn Park Middle - Created by Merle Love 2014

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Transcript of Black History Month - Carolyn Park Middle - Created by Merle Love 2014

"I don't stand for black man's side, I don't stand for white man's side, I stand for God's side."
- Bob Marley
"Today's Constitution is a realistic document of freedom only because of several corrective amendments. Those amendments speak to a sense of decency and fairness that I and other Blacks cherish."
- Thurgood Marshall
2015 Black History Month Program
"My fellow citizens of the world: ask not what America will do for you, but what together we can do for the freedom of man."
John F. Kennedy's Inaugural Address, January 20, 1961
Celebrating the change and diversity that helps to make our country great
Life-time Achievement Awards Ceremony
"One of the hardest things in life is having words in your heart that you can't utter."
– James Earl Jones
"We should emphasize not Negro History, but the Negro in history. What we need is not a history of selected races or nations, but the history of the world void of national bias, race hate, and religious prejudice."
-Carter Woodson
"For Africa to me... is more than a glamorous fact. It is a historical truth. No man can know where he is going unless he knows exactly where he has been and exactly how he arrived at his present place."
-Dr. Maya Angelou
"We become not a melting pot but a beautiful mosaic. Different people, different beliefs, different yearnings, different hopes, different dreams."
– Jimmy Carter
"Hate is too great a burden to bear. It injures the hater more than it injures the hated."
-Coretta Scott King
"Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world."
- Harriet Tubman
"Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome while trying to succeed."
-Booker T. Washington
"One thing is clear to me: We, as human beings, must be willing to accept people who are different from ourselves."
– Barbara Jordan
Carolyn Park Middle School
February 27, 2015
Mother of the
Civil Rights
Movement
Rosa
Parks
W.E.B. DuBois
African-American
author & teacher who helped
found the NAACP.

Dr. Martin Luther King
Nelson Mandela
Africa
by: Maya Angelou
Mrs. Love's Class will now Sing
Go Down Moses
"For Africa to me... is more than a glamorous fact.
It is a historical truth. No man can know where he is going unless he knows exactly where he has been and exactly how he arrived at his present place."
-Dr. Maya Angelou
Welcome to our Black History Lifetime Achievement Celebration.

We are here today to honor the achievements and contributions of African-Americans to our country. I would like to thank Mr. Mallory, our Principal,
Mrs. Pickett, PTA President, and our administration for their support of our program today. We are so excited about our program and hope that you enjoy it.
4th Grade is reading the book, Freedom Train. The book is about Harriett Tubman and how she helped slaves escapte to the North.
We honor Dr. Martin Luther King
We honor Nelson Mandela
Mrs. Love's 4th grade girls will perform an African Dance
We honor W. E. B. DuBois
We honor Carter Woodson
We honor Carter Woodson
We Honor Booker T. Washington
We honor Bob Marley
We honor Rosa Parks
We honor
Mr. Louis Armstrong

We honor
Mr. Jackie Robinson

We honor Ms. Ruby Bridges
5th Grade Student
Blakely Shouse will sing
Amazing Grace
In closing, We would like to thank all of you for coming. We hope that you have enjoyed our program today.

At this time, I would like to introduce our Principal, Mr. Mallory.

Thank you all again.
Jackie Robinson
Baseball Player
Dodgers
Louis Armstrong
Ruby Bridges
http://www.biography.com/people/carter-g-woodson-9536515
We Honor Harriett Tubman
An American activist known for being the first black child to attend an all-white elementary school in the South.
Because of them--We Can
Because of THEM - We CAN
Because of THEM - We CAN
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