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Martin Luther King, Jr. "I Have A Dream" Reading & Writing Activity

Martin Luther King, Jr. "I Have A Dream" Reading & Writing Activity
Martin Luther King, Jr. "I Have A Dream" Reading & Writing Activity
Martin Luther King, Jr. "I Have A Dream" Reading & Writing Activity
Martin Luther King, Jr. "I Have A Dream" Reading & Writing Activity
Martin Luther King, Jr. "I Have A Dream" Reading & Writing Activity
Martin Luther King, Jr. "I Have A Dream" Reading & Writing Activity
Martin Luther King, Jr. "I Have A Dream" Reading & Writing Activity
Martin Luther King, Jr. "I Have A Dream" Reading & Writing Activity
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This Martin Luther King, Jr. Unit & Activities for Middle School students is a great way to honor and remember Martin Luther King, Jr. by studying one of his most famous speeches - "I Have A Dream." With these activities students delve further into the content and practice critical thinking skills. This unit covers a wide array of the Common Core State Standards, all while keeping student engaged and having fun. We hope you enjoy!

An excellent PRINT & TEACH unit to celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day!

*Please note, you can use this unit over the course of a few days or for an entire week. It completely depends on your classroom pacing.

INCLUDED IN THIS UNIT:
- MLK Background Information
- Vocabulary Preview Activity
- Teacher Notes to help you teach this speech effectively
- Figurative Language Deciphering Activity
- Understanding Setting & Your Dream Activity
- Analyzing Persuasion (ethos, pathos, logos, and charged words)
- Discussion Questions (student handout & task cards included)
- Essay Question & Rubric
- Five-Paragraph Essay Graphic Organizer

*PLEASE NOTE: Due to copyright law, this resource DOES NOT include the text for the "I Have A Dream" speech.

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Total Pages
28 pages
Answer Key
Rubric only
Teaching Duration
1 Week
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