- Recommended for: Grades 2-5
- Formats: PPT or Google Slides; PDF
- Editable: YES, all text is editable
- Lesson Duration: 1-2 lessons (about 60 minutes total)
***Please note that this Dr. Martin Luther King Library Lesson is designed to a read-aloud. The actual read-aloud story comes from you! I cannot include a recorded read-aloud due to copyright restrictions.
- 48-slide PPT + Google™ Slides presentation
- 2 differentiated Scavenger Hunt activities (3 pages PDF, includes answer key)
- Recommended Reads list; all have civil rights themes (1 page, editable in PDF and PPT). This list of Recommended Reads is different from my
- pre-filled lesson plan template; includes AASL, CCSS, and TEKS standards (2 pages)
- Prep, set up, tips, lesson procedure (6 pages)
- sign language slide and how-to link (“equal/fair”)
- a guided discussion of the concept of equality
- guided discussion of how some laws are unfair and what can be done when we disagree with laws
- biographical information about Martin Luther King, Jr.
- photo of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial in Washington, D.C.
- Every slide in the presentation is illustrated with brightly-colored, high-resolution clipart and photos for 2-5.
- “Did you Knows”
- True/False question with answer
- How-to sign language (ASL fingerspelling) — “P-E-A-C-E”
- trivia questions with answers
- Information about Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott
- Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s name at birth
- Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was the youngest Nobel Peace Prize winner at the time he won
- What is a boycott?
- Vocabulary words: and
- This week’s birthdays
- Weekly library schedule slide template
- Lots of real historical photos!