Martin Luther King Day, a national holiday celebrated on the third Monday in January, is the focus of a short video that introduces young learners to the civil rights leader. The video provides a brief review of King's work and encourages viewers to engage in a community service project.
- Follow the video with a discussion of service learning and brainstorm a list of projects class members could take on
- Have class members research the concept of non-violent resistance
- Most appropriate for elementary classrooms
- The video makes a great introduction to any Martin Luther King Day celebration