Martin Luther King Jr. (A Reader's Theater Script)

Gail Hennessey
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4th - 8th, Homeschool
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  1. This bundle contains six of my Ms. Bie Ografee Talk Show format Reader's Theater Scripts. The bundle includes Bessie Coleman, Tuskegee Airmen, Harriet Tubman, Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King and George Washington Carver.Each play has the "guest" visiting Ms. Bie Ografee's Talk Show and audience quest
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Martin Luther King Jr. A Biographical Play: Learn about this important civil rights leader who worked for equality in non-violent ways. Martin Luther King envisioned a world where the color of your skin did not determine a person’s value and civil rights! He was also a excellent orator whose " I Have a Dream Speech" is probably his most famous. Using this Reader's Theater Script, part of my Ms. Bie Ografee Talk Show series of plays. Three of Ms. Bie Ografee's favorite historians share information on the life and contributions of Martin Luther King Jr. as guests of her talk show. . There are 10 audience informational questioners, a Did You Know? section of additional facts, comprehension questions, a teacher page with extension questions, vocabulary(which are highlighted in the play), additional links and the key.

I also have similar plays on Harriet Tubman, Frederick Douglass, George Washington Carver, the Tuskegee Airmen, Rosa Parks and Bessie Coleman.

I have many other plays,too, including Sacagawea, Sequoia, Thomas Edison,Michelangelo, DaVinci, Susan B. Anthony, Simon: Victim of the Black Death, McSean: a Leprechaun, Interview with a Groundhog,Elizabeth Blackwell, Revolutionary War Female Spy, California Gold Rush Prospector and many more.

Revised to meet the TpT guidelines on slavery, civil rights and warfare.

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