# Martin's Big Words Read Aloud Black History Month STEAM Activity

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Integrate STEAM in your classroom with this engaging Read Aloud Companion Activity to Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. by Doreen Rappaport.

Integrate literacy, writing, and math with STEAM. Students choose one of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s big words, write it out on graph paper, and measure it's area and perimeter. After they have completed the math portion, students write about how the word they selected for the project relates to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Martin's Big Words STEAM Challenge is a fun and unique way to engage your students during Black History Month or for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. It's an amazing resource for STEM club, STEM Teachers, and elementary teachers who want to create a hands-on educational environment in their classroom!

Aligns with NGSS and Common Core.

Includes:

• Teacher Instructions (with pictures)
• STEM Journal
• Student Instructions
• Student Planning and Reflection Pages
• Area and Perimeter Worksheet
• Writing Activity
• NGSS Standards
• Common Core Standards

Materials List:

• Tape
• Colored Pencils, Crayons, and/or Markers
• Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. by Doreen Rappaport (recommended)

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ALIGNS TO NGSS

K-2-ETS1-2 Engineering Design

Develop a simple sketch, drawing, or physical model to illustrate how the shape of an object helps it function as needed to solve a given problem.

3-5-ETS1-2 Engineering Design

Generate and compare multiple solutions to a problem based on how well each is likely to meet the criteria and constraints of the problem.

Total Pages
25 pages
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Teaching Duration
2 hours
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