Martin Luther King Jr. is a man to reminisce and train on Martin Luther King day. Here are 27 ideas and activities I hope you find helpful in training diversity and Martin Luther King Jr. facts .
The third Monday in January is a superb day to use one of these writing activities, worksheets, or project ideas.
1.В Crayon Box That Talked В – Review diversity, why each child is special and deserving based on using the affiliate read aloud book, «The Crayon Box That Talked. »
Two.В Diversity With Play-dough – Hiding color in the middle of playdough nut sack is a fine visual to demonstrate diversity andВ that people are people.
Three.В Fair or Unfair – An equality sorting activity for students to determine whether statements are just or unjust for up through fifth grade.
Four.В SneetchesВ Movie – A classic way to commence discussion about diversity with primary students and to make deeper level connections with upper elementary students.
Five.В The Same On The Inwards – Egg Experiment В – Similar to the playdough experiment above this activity helps youthfull students visualize and understand diversity and value.
I Have A Fantasy Speech Printables
6.В Whats Your Fantasy – Have students break down what their desires are for the family, themselves and the world.
7.В Snowflake Desire – Use patterning or art to have students featured their goals and wishes on a snowflake template with super effortless strips of paper.
8.В Fantasies Class Book В – With Two templates, create a class book with everyone’s hopes and desires.
MLK Quotes and Poems
9.В What Are You Doing For Others – This printable quote is from Matrin Luther King Jr. and reminds us to ask ourselves what we are doing for others.
Ten.В Poetry Journal – Here’s a poem and a craft template to add to a poetry journal that sums up who MLK Jr. was.
11.В Entire World in His Fantasy – To the tune of a familiar song, this effortless to sing tune is good for kindergarten.
CharacterВ Traits Printables
12.В Who Is MLK В – This set of Five printable pages covers a class book, a word web and a MLK writing paper for very first grade.
13.В Martin Luther King Jr Was – A graphic organizer that is ideal for writing about who he was.
Martin Luther King Day Writing Activities
14.В Martin Luther King Day Word Work – Students will love figuring out the mystery word phrase in this word work activity for third grade.
15.В Hooray, Hooray It’s MLK Day – Here is a set of Three templates to write or response questions about Dr. King.
16.В Martin Luther King Quotes В – This packet of worksheets includes a crossword puzzle, word search, word scramble and Martin Luther King quotes .
17.В Martins Fantasy Workpage – If you read the book Martin’s Wish by Amy June Bates, then this pack in the blank work page is a good go after up.
Compare And Contrast
Legal.В Martin Luther King Venn Diagram – Bring in more social studies by using a then and now venn diagram comparison chart.
Martin Luther King Jr Units
Nineteen.В Thank You Dr. King – This 30 page mini-unit uses apples to help discuss diversity, character traits and more.
20.В Dr. King Mini Unit – This 12 page mini-unit has writing pages and a MLK Jr. fact pack in for kindergarten and very first grade.
Facts and Research
21.В The Life of Martin Luther King – Here’s how to train research using MLK information from webquests to create timelines.
22.В Martin Luther King Facts – With a one page summary of Dr. King’s life, students can write Five facts that they learned.
23. The King and His Wish -В A way to explore and connect to this movie with preschoolers.
MLK Jr. Inspired Crafts
24.В Peace Flower – Make a flower out of a handprint using various shades of skin tone paper.
25.В How Would You Switch the World – This gorgeous end product project is a genuine way for kids to use art and a ordinary sentence to write about how they want to influence the world.
26.В Martin Luther King Mobile – Create a mobile with your class’ wishes all written on a printable circle template.
27.В Fingerprint Dove Tutorial – Create a class art lump with lots of colors to symbolize how it takes all of us to make things peaceful.
Martin Luther King Jr. Read Aloud Books
Here are some recommended affiliate books I can recommend for MLK Day and diversity for elementary classrooms.
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27 Helpful Martin Luther King Jr. Activities
Martin Luther King Jr. is a man to reminisce and instruct on Martin Luther King day. Here are 27 ideas and activities I hope you find helpful in training diversity and Martin Luther King Jr. facts .