Black History Month resources
Looking for useful teaching resources during Black History Month?
These BBC Commonwealth Class resources are all suitable for use during Black History Month, which officially runs from 1-31 October.
Each assembly pack contains a video and two accompanying teacher scripts for primary and secondary level pupils.
Trail blazers assembly
Assemblies about the first black athletes to compete at the Olympics for Britain.
Black power salute films
These films take a look at the 1968 Olympics in Mexico City, during which two US athletes gave the black power salute.
The fastest man on the planet
This assembly visits Usain Bolt's school to see how other people, including his PE teacher, helped him become the world's fastest man.