This lesson plan bundle is a great mini course on the Emancipation Proclamation and the Road to Civil Rights. Bundle includes powerpoint presentation that includes notes pages with all the research you need to deliver a great presentation ( no textbook or additional prep time needed) and covers the topics of: the emancipation proclamation, the era of reconstruction, 13-15th amendments, civil rights act 1964, Jim Crow, Plessy V. Ferguson, civil rights leaders, Brown v. Board of Education, and affirmative action. This bundle also includes an exam over the material in the powerpoint, and a bonus handout on Martin Luther King Jr. (handout of the history of Martin Luther King Jr filled with great vocab terms with the definitions included, as well as many historical facts related to the topic. We discuss things such as the NAACP, SCLC, Mohandas Gahndi, the Uniform Monday Holiday Act, and all things Martin Luther King Jr. This is a great easy to read packet which includes 20 reading comprehension and vocabulary questions. If you are planning on making this bonus worksheet an entire class period activity, no worries it will fill the time. For those who finish early the packet also includes a word search with MLK jr. vocab terms to keep their minds going). This packet is intended for grades 7-12 and Homeschool. Enjoy!!!