Teaching and engaging in Martin Luther King Day is more important than ever.
This "I Have a Dream," writing activity sketch notes, is personal, creative, and filled with opportunities for differentiation. The Martin Luther King Jr. timeline and biography activity is a web quest that
Black History / Martin Luther King Jr. / The Great March Project - A great companion to a unit on Martin Luther King, Jr., Black History Month or the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s. Students put themselves in the role of a reporter who attends the March for Jobs and Freedom in Washington in Aug
Martin Luther King Jr. Writing Activities. These Martin Luther King Jr. literacy activities has Martin Luther King Jr.'s famous 'I Have a Dream’ speech as the focus of this writing center. These are writing activities are also focused on the life of Martin Luther King Jr.
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This is a fun and engaging writing activity that your students can do with guidance or independently to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. It is a perfect activity to connect to this holiday. This product has a short "cartoon like" explanation of Dr. King's famous "I have a Dream" speech. It asks s
Just download, print, and students can get started on this engaging research and writing activity presented in a fun and creative newspaper format to celebrate the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. No additional prep is required. This is perfect for informational paragraph writing practice, ea
This no-prep writing project activity is the perfect way to combine informational writing with your study of Martin Luther King, Jr. It is aligned with Common Core Informational Writing. It includes:
-Explanation of activity and requirements for students
-Scoring Guide for teachers
-Two page plan
This Martin Luther King, Jr. unit is great for your K-2 classroom!
Included in this unit:
*A cute writing craft to look like MLK. Students will write what Dr. King’s dream was, and then write what their dream is. The writing prompt then becomes MLK’s shirt. Just add a black jacket and head (pat
Your students will love completing this MLK digital writing activity. This fun Martin Luther King Jr. writing activity is the perfect way to maintain high rigor while easily incorporating a fun digital activity into your classroom to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. day this January. Students will
What do you stand for? MLK Jr. Day is a perfect way to have your students reflect on what they believe in or stand for. This complete writing packed is differentiated for different grade levels. Check out the preview for more details. This activity aligns perfectly with Doreen Rapport's Martin's Big
This is the perfect set of writing activities to celebrate the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
This download includes:
→"I have a dream..." writing page
→"I have a dream..." brainstorming graphic organizer
→Template for a cute "I have a dream..." book
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This simple activity allows students to write their own ending to Martin Luther King Jr's "I Have a Dream" speech. They simply color in the base sheet and write in their ending, before coloring in and attaching a flap-style poster to the top. Available in English or Spanish.
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Perfect for Martin Luther King Day or any day. This is a pack of fun themed writing paper to write all about Dr. King. Each page of writing paper is set up the same, but there are 16 fun patterns to choose from. Students can color in the pattern once they are finished writing. You can give them all
This Martin Luther King, Jr. packet contains 8 printable writing activities. Answer keys are not included and are not needed. Most pages contain a black and white clipart picture of Martin Luther King, Jr. Product is not editable. Written for grades 1-3.
Packet includes the following:
- Writing P
In this product are two pictures with quotes. For the activity, have students read and think about what MLK means by these two quotes. Using these two handouts can be a launching point for a longer essay.
"Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?'
I Have a Dream is a narrative writing activity. In celebration and remembrance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., students write about a dream they have that would make the world a better place. The templates are display-ready to show off the students' writing.
1 Brainstorm Graphic Organiz
MLK JR. Writing Activity:
Focus: Students write their own 'I Have a Dream' about what they aspire to be when they grow up.
-detailed teacher directions
-detailed lesson plan
-Final Copy paper (2 versions)
Hi all! I saw a picture simliar to this online but couldn't find a hard copy to be able to print and use it in my classroom. I took the idea I saw in the picture and put my own little spin on it and created a word document that I could print and share! After reading a Martin Luther book to my studen
Martin Luther King Writing Activity with Word Bank - FREEBIE - Great for January Writing Centers
I hope you enjoy this MLK writing activity. This writing page has a border with 26 words that may be used to help with ideas and spelling.
Uses: Writing Center, Social Studies, Small Groups, Whole Gro
This is a little writing activity in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. I hope you enjoy this freebie.
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Learning With A Smile
Dr. Martin Luther King
This document includes two writing activities. One requires the students to determine two character traits Martin Luther King, Jr. possesses and why. The second activity requires students to determine what they would say if they "had a dream" to change the world.
This craft activity is a great resource after learning about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. for students to respond in a meaningful appropriate way. This makes a great a bulletin board for Black History month.
**Please note, you will need 12 x 18 construction paper to place the craft on**
This Martin Luther King Jr. packet was created to use with 1-3 grade students to cover the history of Martin Luther King Jr. If you download the freebie, you will receive the word search for free.
The sheets included in this packet are:
MLK Jr. Information Sheet
Martin and Me Compar
This Martin Luther King Jr. unit has many different activities and resources for teaching students about MLK Jr.. The NO PREP activities include writing resources (paper with prompts, graphic organizer, MLK Jr. words), acrostic poetry, MLK Jr. reading passage with comprehension questions, MLK Jr.
This download is for 6 Martin Luther King, Jr. supplemental activities that could be easily added to your lesson. They could be used after reading a book about Martin Luther King, Jr. or after classroom discussion. The six activities are:
1.) "I Have a Dream" Writing Template (Two options provided
Take your students on a trip to see America between 1950-1968 through the eyes of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Students will read, research, and write about MLK's contributions to the Civil Rights Movement. Projects include:
Recognize Martin Luther King Day with this fun class banner. It would be perfect as a research center activity to celebrate his birthday. Check out books from the media center and have them available in a center. You could also bookmark a few websites for your students and have them research. It mak
You students will enjoy learning about one of the most influential men in history Martin Luther King Jr. They will be engaged with an adorable craft and simple print outs to learn and write all about MLK!
Martin Luther King Jr. Mini Unit
Here is an activity pack to help you in your Martin Luther K
This poster activity gives your students a chance to show their creative side as they draw and write "All About" the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
This is one activity from our larger MLK unit which can be found here:
Teach your students about the life and works of Martin Luther King, Jr. with these nonfiction close reading articles and activities. This pack is a great mix of nonfiction reading, writing, and math activities. Activities and projects require students to draw conclusions, encourage critical thinkin
This is a 9 page mini-unit on the theme of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day aimed at improving reading comprehension for middle school students. It starts with an editorial written by Dr. King called "The Purpose of Education." There is a vocabulary page with cloze activity, and a reading comprehens
Don't miss out on teaching this important American hero! Your students will love learning about MLK Jr. while reviewing essential language skills!
This Common Core aligned (grades 3-5) 40 page resource will review essential ELA skills. You will get:
-Cover & Table of Content
This differentiated activity packet for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day will be a hit with your students. It is designed for third grade, but can be used in second, third and fourth grades. It includes information/reading material about Martin Luther, King, Jr., Puzzles, a Maze, Word Search, Word Scramb
Activities with more substance that will push your students to talk and think past the watered down points they have to know. These activities encourage some real discussion and by the time you are done, you won't need a quiz!
March for change pledge activity for canned goods
Mini-book about Mart
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.Mini Activity Pack
This pack is great for mini-lessons about Dr.King. These printables can be done over a 30-45 minute period for 3 days or you can combine all activities for a longer lesson.
Brief Biography and Timeline Activity (2 versions for differentiated
Are you looking for a developmentally-appropriate activity for young students for Martin Luther King Day? This file may be the answer!!
This activity focuses on Martin Luther King's dream for our world. Students draw and write about their dream in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. One version h
The following 22 low prep activities would be perfect to use with students after reading books about Martin Luther King, Jr. Activities 17-19 are intended to be used after reading “The Crayon Box That Talked” by Shane DeRolf.
Here is a list of the activities:
1. Martin Luther King, Jr. Tree Map an
A Bundle to help children understand and celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. This includes:
1. KWL Chart
2. Martin Luther King Jr. Information
3. MLK Word search
4. MLK Word Jumble
5. I Have a Dream Writing Activity
6. Timeline Cut and Paste
7. Martin Luther King Adjective Word Splash
This pack is jam packed full of creative and fun activities! There are graphic organizers, Venn diagrams, writing prompts, wall decor, discussion questions, and more! This is the perfect pack to use for learning about Martin Luther King, Jr. this Black History Month.
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Martin Luther King Jr worksheets and activities.
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Remember Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with this pack of activities aligned to the common core standards! These many activities can be extended or used as an introduction to black history month in February.
page 1: cover
page 2: content description aligned to CCSS
pages 3-12: 12 vocabulary
This pack includes:
-2 MLK Day Themed Writing Prompts with Lined Paper
-6 Vocabulary Cards (segregation, Civil Rights Movement, Equality, Rosa Parks, Nobel Peace Prize)
-Peaceful/Not Peaceful Sorting Worksheet
-Egg Experiment Template
-Apple Experiment Template
-MLK Web Worksheet
-Then and Now Works
Are you looking for a way for your students to show their understanding and knowledge of Martin Luther King Jr.? This flip book has been designed to go along with your studies for Martin Luther King Jr. day and provides plenty of space for your students to show their understanding of his con
This packet has everything you need to make Martin Luther King, Jr. Day meaningful for your students!
42 pages include:
Teacher-sized color printable classroom book
Simplified student version black &white books
"I Have a Dream" speech excerpt
MLK facts graphic organizer
What Peace Means to Me w
Martin Luther King, Jr. Write the Room is a fun literacy center that students never grow tired of. This write the room activity focuses on spelling CVC words. Student will be required to find, say and sound out the picture cards. There are two options for recording answers: write the letters to sp
Hello Everyone! Who doesn't love a craftivity? I love them, and my students love them! This one is a tribute to Dr. King's dedication, work, and the powerful lessons that he taught us.
Included you will find:
*MLK Craftivity patterns and directions for putting it together
*Describe MLK (students wi
Martin Luther King Jr. was and still is such an influential leader. I enjoy teaching and learning about him with my students. They never cease to amaze me at how easily they can find ways to love each other no matter what race, religion, etc we all are!
In this unit you will find:
*Time Line car
Have your children research Martin Luther King Jr.
This product includes two ways for your children to share what they have learned about him in writing.
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Flap Book:(color and black and white)
Fast Facts (color and black and white)
Directions For Flap Book:
Celebrate Martin Luther King Day and Black History Month in your classroom and provide students with writing tasks and ideas. The packet contains narrative, informational and opinion writing prompts for teens. The prompts can be used as Writing Centers, as well as w
This engaging activity pack has 7 different activities about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.! Use these printables for centers, shared reading, social studies instruction, MLK Day activities, early finishers work, or however you like!
Contents of the Pack
Page 1: Title Page
Page 2: MLK Word Search
This packet will provide materials for your students to practice important writing skills, while still learning about Martin Luther King Day!!
These activities give students an opportunity to draw and write about their own dreams in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
Included are the following