1) Click 2) Sit back and enjoy the read aloud, The Day You Begin written by an African American author, Jacqueline Woodson. 3) Click to record yourself telling me how you are famously different. 4) Click to submit your activity to me. Jacqueline Woodson is a famous African American woman that impacts children and adults in numerous ways. She would be a great person to research for your Black History Month Project.