William T. Shorey (1859 – 1919) was a late 19th Century American whaling ship captain known to his crew as the Black Ahab. He was born in Barbados July 13, 1859 and spent his life at sea. He became the only black captain operating on the west coast of the United States in the late-1880s and 1890s. He obtained his certification in 1885. Black history album
K.G. Black history month MLK "I Have a Dream" bulletin board. It is important to learn about MLK and his movement. Students can state their own dream/ goal and we can talk about what kind of goals we can have. For kindergarten we can help them write if they do not know how to yet.