Do you know the theme for Black History month?*
You'll find it in President Barak Obama's proclamation declaring February 2010 to be Black History month. To read the proclamation and to learn more about black history, click on www.asalh.org.
This is the website of The Association for the Study of African American Life and Hitory founded by Carter G. Woodson. It's a rich source for young readers and their families.
*The answer to the question: It's "The Quest for Black Citizenship in the Americas."