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Martin Luther King Jr. Webquest

Martin Luther King Jr. Webquest
Martin Luther King Jr. Webquest
Martin Luther King Jr. Webquest
Martin Luther King Jr. Webquest
Martin Luther King Jr. Webquest
Martin Luther King Jr. Webquest
Martin Luther King Jr. Webquest
Martin Luther King Jr. Webquest
Product Description
For Martin Luther King, Jr. day, Black History Month, or a unit on Civil Rights, students visit 3 websites and answer 20 questions (a mix of academic/opinion/creative) to learn about (or review) Martin Luther King, Jr.'s life, his I Have a Dream Speech, and the significance of his day of celebration. The questions vary in their difficulty and the answers are included where appropriate.

Sample questions include:
--What occupation did MLK, Jr. have other than fighting for equality? How might that particular profession have influenced the type of protesting and “fighting” he carried out?
--Using context clues, what does “helm” mean in this context?
--What was the purpose of the march on Washington?
--Who was Stokely Carmichael and why was there a divide between his ideas and King’s?
--Describe the indented purpose of MLK Jr Day.
--Explain the meaning of the phrase: “we refuse to believe that the bank of justice is bankrupt.”
--Is there an identifiable tone(s) to this speech? If so what is it/what are they, and provide evidence from the text to support your opinion.

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