Do you ever feel like social studies gets put on the back burner because of all the other demanding content areas? Fear no more... this Martin Luther King, Jr. Unit is perfect for mixing social studies and reading together! There are some suggestions along the way, however, since you know your students best, use this unit in a way that works in your classroom!
The following topics are covered in this unit:
asking and answering questions
point of view
comparing and contrasting
forms of interaction
conflict resolution strategies
researching historical information through media
Have fun learning about one of the nation's greatest heroes!
Good luck, and enjoy learning about one our country’s greatest heroes!