Martin Luther King, Jr. Unit & Activities Middle School

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6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
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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." We have taken some of the most important excerpts from King's "I Have A Dream" speech to help 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
- "I Have A Dream" excerpt (teacher annotated copy & blank study copy)
- 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

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Total Pages
34
Answer Key
Rubric only
Teaching Duration
1 Week

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Martin Luther King, Jr. Unit & Activities Middle School
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Martin Luther King, Jr. Unit & Activities Middle School
Martin Luther King, Jr. Unit & Activities Middle School
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