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Martin Luther King, Jr. Activities and MLK Activities


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Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is a wonderful opportunity to teach an important part of history and the Civil Rights Movement to intermediate level students! Now includes a digital version for Google Classroom. This engaging, hands-on packet explores Martin Luther King’s life, his “I Have a Dream” speech, and his work to make this world a more peaceful, equal place.

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The packet is easy to use; simply print and you are ready to go! No centers to create, cutting or laminating to do, or colored ink to worry about!

This engaging, high-interest packet includes:

  • Timeline Activity – Students construct a timeline of the major events of Dr. King’s life
  • Close Read Activity – Using the “I Have a Dream” speech reading passage and Close Read techniques, intermediate level students can have a much better understanding of the meaning of this famous speech (ALL directions included!)
  • Digital Version AND Printable Versions
  • “I Have a Dream” Writing Activity – Students write a paragraph about their own dream for a better world; includes prewriting organizer and final draft paper
  • Coloring Sheets
  • Word Search

The digital version includes ready-made Google slides for you to share with your class. The slides are visually appealing and easy to use. They include a drag and drop timeline, writing activity, crossword puzzle, and a close read of Dr. King’s famous “I Have a Dream” speech.

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January Reading/ELA Unit – Informational Text, Cause & Effect, Poetry, Writing
Black History Month Reading Comprehension Passages
January Math Mystery Pictures

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