Completely updated for 2017!
This smartboard collection has everything you need to teach your kids about Martin Luther King Jr.!!!
It has background information for you and the students, hyperlinks to 5 educational videos about MLK that are kid friendly (along with the link to his I Have A Dream speech), and has interactive activities as well as sheets you can print out!
Plus you get to increase your students' technology skills by using the Smartboard.
Students will enjoy the bright colors and graphics and be excited to learn about Martin Luther King Jr! You will enjoy having everything done for you!
Included in this package:
KWL Chart for Martin Luther King to start your unit out and revisit at the end.
Background Information Slides (2 slides) about MLK. A great time saver to have this important
information right at your fingertips!
Famous MLK Quotes A summarized list of memorable quotes to teach your kids.
Video Slide - 5 short videos about MLK and Rosa Parks to use as an introduction to your unit or to use throughout the study.
Bubble Map Work as a class to fill in facts/information about MLK. You can clone the slide and use as an introduction to see what kids know about MLK and then as a conclusion of your unit. Students can then compare and contrast what they knew at the outset and what they learned during the unit.
MLK Birthday Calendar Learn about his birthday and drag a dove onto the 3rd Monday of January
Fill in the Blank Sheet Drag and drop the correct answer which is supported with picture cues
Glow in the Dark fact sheet. Drag the white box around the screen to discover hidden facts about MLK
Venn Diagram (4 slides) Compare/contrast MLK with Mahatma Ghandi, Malcolm X, Nelson Mandela and then have students compare/contrast MLK with themselves. If your district has a subscription to Brain Pop you can search for videos on the other people in the Venn Diagram, search YouTube or check out books from the library. You can also insert a rectangle over any of the figures and add your own people you would like your students to compare and contrast with.
Birthday Presents for MLK Tap on the birthday presents to reveal gifts we can give one another that would
make MLK happy
Graphic Organizers (2 slides) for students to connect meaning from MLK's legacy and the world today.
MLK Printables (3 slides) Use whole group on Smartboard and/or print out and copy for individual student
work. Students are prompted to both write and illustrate to show understanding of peace and equality.
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***SPECIAL NOTE*** THIS IS A SMARTBOARD FILE - You must have a Smartboard and Notebook software to be able to open and use it. If you have a different type of interactive whiteboard, I cannot guarantee this file will open as it is solely intended to be used with Smartboards. You may always try downloading and opening free products in my store to see if it works on your board if you have something other than a Smartboard.
This file has been updated - if you have purchased this in the past, please download the revised file from your purchases tab.