Martin Luther King, Jr. - What Would You Do, MLK?

Teacher Karma
Grade Levels
1st - 4th
Formats Included
  • PDF (9 pages)
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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. ~ What Would You Do, MLK? was designed to provide your students with deep thinking, reading comprehension, vocabulary, problem solving skills, and {most importantly} an understanding of how Dr. King helped to change our world.

Using this Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. - What Would You Do? lesson in your classroom will benefit your students in the following ways:

  • Reflect on the life, challenges, and accomplishments of Dr. King.
  • Inspire students to care about who people are on in the inside, not the color of their skin.
  • Encourage the understanding of powerful vocabulary words.
  • Practice problem solving skills, in the areas of literacy and social studies.
  • Use reading and writing skills to reflect on learn about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Included in the 9 page unit:

  • Dr. King has Character
  • What Would You Do? {activity}
  • Solving Our Problems Peacefully Chart

**SPECIAL NOTE: THIS FREEBIE IS PART OF A FULL-PRODUCT DOWNLOAD. If these lessons are a good fit for you, please check out my Martin Luther King, Jr. Literacy and Social Studies Unit:

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Literacy and Social Studies Unit

Additional Resources:

Martin Luther King, Jr. Interactive Booklet & Learning Kit

Martin Luther King, Jr. Printables

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. - Color & Learn INTERACTIVE Book

Martin Luther King, Jr. Social Studies & Literacy Unit

Jackie Robinson Biography Report & Organizers

Harriet Tubman Biography Report

Booker T. Washington Biography Report

Thank you for checking out TEACHER KARMA! Please contact me if you have any questions or concerns with this product. juststylemejen@gmail.com

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Total Pages
9 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
3 days
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