In this activity, students will create a LinkedIn profile for Martin Luther King.
INSTRUCTIONS: Create a LinkedIn Profile for Martin Luther King using the QR Codes provided for biographical details such as education, experience, skills, interests, and accomplishments. You may also use the QR codes provided as a resources to gather names of “connections” and contemporaries who would likely write/provide “endorsements” for King. As you review the QR codes provided, look for clues that might shed light on “Ads” that would likely appear on King’s LinkedIn page.
If time permits, form hiring committees (small groups of 3 or 4). Randomly distribute King's LinkedIn profiles to each group to review. As a group, discuss weather you would hire King for one of the following positions: (each group may choose their own position to hire for): A) Professor B)Writer C) President of a Non-Profit Organization D) Other _____________.
This resource includes one worksheet and three instruction/sample worksheets. (Resource links are included.) A Google Drive version is also included in this product!
This resource is appropriate for a middle or high school-level Social Studies or English course. No prep required! Perfect "sub day" activity!