Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. used words and language as a weapon for social justice. This 22-page packet contains four activities focusing on the words and language of Dr. King. Twenty-four tier 2 vocabulary words from Dr. King's "I Have A Dream" speech and other famous quotes are featured.
Read "Martin's Big Words" by Doreen Rappaport (optional) as a stimulus for the activities.
72 stimulus cards to practice definitions and antonyms in a variety of game formats.
A selection of famous quotes by Dr. King to discuss BIG words in context.
Four writing prompts reinforce concepts and help students to create associations between Dr. King's life and their own. Topics include emotions, family, dreams, and birthdays.