Martin Luther King Jr. Activities with Close Reading Differentiated Texts Vocab

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Grade Levels
3rd - 5th
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Close reading is so crucial to helping our students become successful in deeply comprehending brief, complex texts. Here is a great resource for learning about Martin Luther King Jr. Day while dissecting the text through practicing close reading with:

  • nonfiction texts (3 levels)
  • non-fiction text features
  • new vocabulary (3 levels to match texts)
  • comprehension questions
  • "I have a Dream" speech excerpts fill in the blank
  • write a letter
  • make a card
  • illustrating and responding to the text
  • coloring page

I hope you find this useful in your classroom! As always, if you have any questions, comments, suggestions please do not hesitate to message me.

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Holiday Close Reading Bundle

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