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428 resources with the concept martin luther king jr.

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Learning About Racial Discrimination

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders engage in a lesson that is about the study of racial discrimination with the focus upon Martin Luther King Jr. They conduct research using a variety of resources and fill out a graphic organizer looking for information.
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Love, Kindness, and Friendship

For Teachers K
Students explore the goal of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. They find pictures from magazines that show love, kindness, and friendship and other things that would make Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. happy. Students discuss why they selected...
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Leaders of the Past

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders read a story about the life of Martin Luther King Jr. and summarize the story by filling in the blanks about his life on a storyboard handout. They listen to the "I have a dream" speech and write about how they feel life...
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Martin Luther King Day

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Students examine the contributions of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. They conduct research, participate in a discrimination simulation, write a poem, and create a collage.
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Martin Luther King Day

For Teachers 1st - 12th
Pupils access a varitey of Martin Luther King, Jr. themed websites. They locate information about Dr. King and his leadership in the American civil rights movement. They take a virtual tour of his birth home and view photographic essays...
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People and Their Place in the Community

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders search TDC database for images of famous people, such as Rosa Parks, Gandhi, Martin Luther King Jr., etc. They also retrieve information about their accomplishments, time frames, areas, and how they made a difference in...
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I Have A Dream

For Teachers 1st
First graders explore MLK, Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech. They use different techniques to explore how to write by modeling and writing their own speech.
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Remembering Two Trailblazers of African American History: Harriet Tubman and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders research the life of Harriet Tubman or Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. leaders of the Civil Rights Movement in the United States, and create unbound reports using word-processing or presentation software.
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Realizing the Dream: The Civil Rights Movement

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders explore the concept of the Civil Rights Movement.  In this civil rights lesson, 6th graders discuss the Civil Rights Movement and how if effected the people today.  Students also recite a play dealing with these ideas.
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Martin Luther King, Jr.: Fact Sheet

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st
Students examine famous quotes by Martin Luther King, Jr. In this fact sheet lesson, students read quotes by the famous minister and select their favorite to write. Students discuss his words are also provided with his image to color. 
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Martin and Me

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
In this Martin and Me worksheet, students use a graphic organizer to compare their selves to Martin Luther King, Jr. They identify their birthday, hometown, favorites and their dream for the future. This one-page worksheet contains six...
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Civil Rights Leaders

For Teachers 10th
Tenth graders investigate three American leaders from the Civil Rights Movement while they examine the early 1960's and the topic of racial equality. They listen to music from the era, read speeches, and look at images of Martin Luther...
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Martin Luther King Jr.

For Teachers 1st
First graders examine the life and goals of Martin Luther King Jr. They listen to a biography of Martin Luther King, Jr. from the "Let's Read Biography" book series and discuss discrimination and Dr. King's goals. Students complete a...
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His Dream Continues

For Teachers 1st
First graders research Martin Luther King and his accomplishments. Using the internet, 1st graders participate in activities to examine Martin Luther King's life. They participate in a class discussion of all research findings....
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Martin Luther King Trackstar

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders use a TrackStar of websites about Martin Luther King Jr. to study events that occurred during his lifetime after watching a teacher demonstration. They access the TrackStar via the Internet, and demonstrate how to use the...
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Identifying With A Hero

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders use the Microsoft Word software program to compose, edit, and publish a personal response to Martin Luther King Mr.'s speech, "I Have a Dream." They download a photograph of themselves taken earlier with a digital camera...
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Civil Rights

For Teachers 9th - 10th
Students discuss lives of Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcolm X, examine the different ways they approached civil rights, and write essays comparing the effectiveness of their approaches.
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LESSON 3: Riding the Underground Railroad

For Teachers 6th - 7th
Students explore the Underground Railroad.
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Andrew Young

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students explore Andrew Young and his role alongside Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., during the Civil Rights Movement.
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Michelle Antalek

For Teachers 1st
First graders explore Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and how he chose to live in a non-violent manner. Finally, they write a personal account of their dream.