Elementary
(Kindergarten- 5th grade)

The museum offers a variety of history and culture related programs and online learning activities for elementary students.

During this COVID-19 Pandemic, in addition to programming, the museum will serve as a remote learning resource for students in the Gaston Community.

The educational activities will spotlight the achievements, leadership, and contributions made by African Americans in Gaston County, regional and national levels.  Children may participate in a variety of interactive learning activities designed to meet grade level curriculum.

The ABCs of Black History

African American Scientists and Inventors https://www.factmonster.com/features/holidays/famous-african-american-scientists-inventors-history-biographies

The Black Inventor Online Museum

http://blackinventor.com/

African American Artists

https://www.nga.gov/features/african-american-artists.html

https://nafme.org/my-classroom/black-history-month/notable-african-american-musicians/

African American History
https://www.blackpast.org/african-american-history/
http://www.findingdulcinea.com/info/african-american-history.html

 

African American Black Scientists

https://www.biography.com/people/groups/black-scientists

 

Famous Firsts

 

Celebrations
https://www.britannica.com/topic/Juneteenth

 

https://www.americanfolklore.net/folklore/2011/11/kwanzaa_stories.html#:~:text=%20Kwanzaa%20Stories%20%201%20The%20Kwanzaa%20Story%0AEach,at%20the%20rope%20of%20wealth%20impatiently.%0AThat...%20More%20

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African American Museum of History and Culture at Loray Mill

Post Office Box 721  |   Gastonia, NC 28053