We found 314 reviewed resources for dr. martin luther king jr
Behind The Masks: Exploring Culture And Self Through Art and PoetryLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students explore the history, traditions and culture of various countries. Using the internet and other sources, they explore artifacts, write poetry and create cultural masks. As a class, students compare created masks and share...
An Introduction to the Season for NonviolenceLesson Planet
Fourth graders create a Venn diagram and a cause and effect graphic organizer on Gandhi and King. In this non violence lesson plan, 4th graders compare the two non violent leaders and discuss and articulate non violent protests and write...
Civil Rights in AmericaLesson Planet
K - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Civil Rights in America is the theme of this 2014 packet of materials prepared for Florida's Black History Month studies. Class members examine news reports and images of key civil rights leaders and events during the struggle for equal...
A Century of Black Life, History, and CultureLesson Planet
K - 12th
Packed with a wealth of information about African-Americans of note, this packet, and the links it provides to other resources, could be used as is for a month-long study of Black history or to supplement lessons already in your curriculum.
The Impact of the Music of the Harlem Renaissance on SocietyLesson Planet
7th - 12th
Students define the community of Harlem. They explain the growth of music in this area and identify important people who spearheaded this movement. They identify places where music grew in Harlem and establish a visual as well as an...
American Women Who Shaped the Civil Rights Movement Explored Through the Literature of Eloise GreenfieldLesson Planet
3rd - 5th
Examine the women who contributed to the Civil Rights movement. In groups, children read excerpts of writings from Eloise Greenfield and research the women she mentions using the internet. To end the lesson, they create a timeline of...
Nonviolent Direct Action at Southern Lunch CountersLesson Planet
9th - 12th
High schoolers explore the concept of nonviolent direct action. In this Civil Rights Movement instructional activity, students examine primary sources and consider the actions of civil rights workers who participated in nonviolent direct...
Historical Locations of The Civil Rights MovementLesson Planet
7th - 9th
A geographic perspective helps historians learn about significant eras such as the civil rights movement. Through research and source analysis, learners create a report depicting a significant location of this time. They synthesize their...
Underground Railroad quilts: Fact or folklore?Lesson Planet
9th - 12th
Investigate a real life historical controversy! It has become common knowledge that fugitive slaves outlined their routes to freedom in quilts using elaborate colors and patterns, but is it fact or folklore? After discussing terms like...