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Civil Rights Movement & MLK - Ideas for teaching about Martin Luther King Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement source

Black History - Picture Book Resources - here is a generic list of picture books I have used in the past for Black History Month. You will have to examine them yourself to see if they would be appropriate for your classroom. My read alouds are theme based, but I use them to teach comprehension concepts, story schemes, social studies...source

Martin Luther King - How about doing a simulation on Dr. Kings life. Have students participate in a march and have students act out specific parts of his life. Depending on how many students you have in your class can determine how you seperate the life stages...source

A Teeny Tiny Book About Martin Luther King, Jr. - A reproducible eight page book that students can cut, color, and staple source

All About Martin Luther King, Jr. - Read information about Kings life, then click on each of three printables: a coloring page, a timeline activity, and a worksheet about Kings childhood source

Happy Birthday, MLK! - A collection of activity ideas, resources and links for celebrating Martin Luther King Day in the classroom source

I Have a Dream - A lesson plan with a grading rubric and student handout. Students write about dreams for themselves, their families, their school, their country, and the world source

Martin Luther King in the Classroom - Activity ideas, a poem for choral reading, and literature suggestions all about the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. source

Martin Luther King Jr. - Includes biographical information, speeches and photographs of the famous Civil Rights leader source

Martin Luther King Jr. - Information about the man, the civil rights movement, MLKs legacy, and the holiday. Site includes documents, sound bites, timelines, and interviews. Click on the electronic classroom for study guide source

Martin Luther King, Jr. - A printable wordsearch puzzle that asks students to find words relating to Dr. King source

Martin Luther King, Jr. - Crafts, bulletin board ideas, discussion topics, language arts activities, songs, and links for learning about Martin Luther King source

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