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Martin Luther King Day is an important holiday celebrated in the United States. Students need a firm foundation in understanding how to research topics so they can understand the many contributions of Martin Luther King. In this unit, students will enjoy learning about Martin Luther King, Jr's life through research and projects.
Who is this Product For?
Teachers who need more ideas to help teach the life and times of Martin Luther King, Jr. as well as ideas for allowing students to research topics on their own.
What is Included in this Unit?
* This 20+ page pdf has links to videos, sites, and apps perfect for learning more about the life of Martin Luther King Jr.
*Research booklet for students to record their findings.
Students will do the following during their research:
*Students will write facts found from a website
*Research the meaning of a special quote and create a collage and write what the quote means to them.
*Create a mind map of words that describe Martin Luther King Jr and then create a word cloud to describe themselves or Dr. King.
*Bonus fill in the blank cut and paste sheet.
*Elaborate on what they have learned by writing a report on the topic. *Planning sheets and writing papers.
*Depending on age and skill of students there is a bonus choice board in which students can complete a project using the information learned from their research.
*Project checklist for evaluation.
The research resource is designed to help you implement this unit with confidence and ease. The ideas and strategies in this unit have helped me over the years and I am confident will help you, too!
Other Research Product Include.
The Monarch Butterfly unit.