Martin Luther King Jr.
Celebrate the life of Martin Luther King Jr. with this activity packet and craft! This packet will nicely supplement and/or add to your current Social Studies/Language Arts curriculum. This activity packet can be used all throughout Black History Month!
In this 85 page packet you will find:
Teacher To-Do sheet to help keep you organized (provides you with book suggestions with links, web links to learn about MLK, whole group activity ideas that teach diversity)
-Martin Luther King Jr. Read Aloud Book (for teacher to read)
-Martin Luther King Jr. Mini-Book (for each student)
- "I Have a Dream" Craft and Thinking Bubble Writing Activity
-Then and Now picture sort with REAL pictures (this is an excellent activity to show students how much has changed!)
Then and Now independent activity
- Dr. King Timeline (with REAL pictures!)
-Martin Luther King Jr. Biography Activity (includes an organizer sheet and all of the pages needed to write a MLK biography book)
-"What is a Biography?" Definition Poster
-Peaceful or Not Sorting Activity (students read a short sentence and determine if the act is a peaceful one or not)
-"Martin's Big Words" Activity (students choose a word to write, draw, and use in a sentence). This activity is an excellent one to complete after reading the book, "Martin's Big Words
- All About Dr. King K-W-L chart
-Then vs. Now Venn-Diagram (students can complete this after learning about how things have changed from the time Dr. King was alive to now)
- Dr. King and Me Venn-Diagram (students can compare themselves to Dr. King)
-What Peace Means to Me writing activity
-If I Met Dr. King writing activity
-True or False sorting activity (students read a short sentence and determine if the sentence about Dr. King is true or false)
Download the Preview to see more and to grab a FREE activity sheet!
Key Words: MLK, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Martin Luther King Day, Martin's Big Words, I Have a Dream, Black History Month