Black History Month Escape Room Martin Luther King Jr. Activity

Resource Type
Formats Included
  • PDF
44 pages
Share this resource
Also included in
  1. Try an Escape Room Activity with nine different Escape Rooms. There is 1 for every Month.
    Save $14.65


Martin Luther King Escape Room Activity is a fun engaging way to learn about MLK and his beliefs. This amazing Escape Room highlights his incredible life and what he stood for. It is filled with facts in a game like manner that make learning fun. This unit includes vocabulary words, a timeline, reading passages covering the highlights of his life, and opportunities to understand what it was like during Martin Luther King's life. Use this in January to celebrate MLK's birthday, or makes a great Black History Month Escape activity.

*** Added a Google slide version. Both the PRINT and the DIGITAL are included.

To complete this Black History Month activity students must complete 5 tasks to find the code that will open the virtual locked door. No locks or props needed, everything you need is included. This versatile cooperative learning resource will keep the class engaged while they learn. The tasks provide a fun learning experience that your students will remember. Create organized movement and keep the class engaged. Wow! That’s a great way to learn.


Take a peek at the preview to see every page that is included!



5 Tasks


Teacher Instructions and Tips

Rewards ~ Bookmarks, Homework Passes, Certificate

Answer Keys


No props needed, includes everything you will need.

************************** Takes 45 minutes to 1 hour **************************

Use fewer tasks to reduce the time. More tasks to increase the time.


⭐⭐⭐⭐ Are you ready for Black History Month? ⭐⭐⭐⭐

Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad Escape Room

Black History Bump Game

Black History Month Slideshow

Black History Month Lapbook


Keep up with Melissa's Teacher Mall!

Learn about our new products, sales, and discounts! Become a follower of Melissa's Teacher Mall by clicking on the green star on any of our pages and receive email updates in your TPT inbox.

Leave feedback and receive TPT credit!

Did you know that you can build up TPT credit by leaving feedback on our products? You can submit feedback at the time of purchase or go to My Purchases for a list of what you have bought in the past. Next to each title is a Leave Feedback button. Click and leave a rating and comment to receive the credit. Go to TPT Credits to learn how to redeem your credits on future purchases!

Please feel free to contact me with any questions or concerns:

Visit my TPT store and use the Ask A Question Tab

or email me at

Total Pages
44 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
Report this Resource to TpT
Reported resources will be reviewed by our team. Report this resource to let us know if this resource violates TpT’s content guidelines.


Questions & Answers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

More About Us

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up