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Martin Luther King Jr Resources for Teachers

Learn about Martin Luther King Jr, an outstanding American leader and hero, who was born on January 15. Share the stories of his vision and commitment by using the activities, lessons, and printables below that detail Dr. King's life. There are quizzes, biographies, and art activities on this civil rights leader and Nobel Peace Prize recipient. You'll also find references on his assassination, resources for Black History Month (February), and activities for Martin Luther King Jr Day.

Educational Videos

Martin Luther King, Jr. – Videos & Activities

Printables

"I Have a Dream" Little Book
Martin Luther King Jr Coloring Page
Martin Luther King Jr. Wordsearch
My Book About Martin Luther King, Jr.
Historical Fiction Reading Warm-Up: Dream Big, Dr. King
I Have a Dream: Drawing Activity
I Have a Dream
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Lesson Plans

Martin Luther King Jr, Civil Rights Leader
African-American Gospel Music
Activities for African Folk Tales
Martin Luther King, Jr. Receives the Nobel Peace Prize
Influencing Others in Our World

Quizzes

Civil Rights Quiz
Martin Luther King Jr. Quiz
The Life of Martin Luther King Jr. Quiz
All About Martin Luther King, Jr. Quiz

References

Dwight D. Eisenhower's Little Rock Response
Martin Luther King Jr.'s Life
Assassinations and Attempts in U.S. Since 1865
Conspiracy Theories Behind Martin Luther King's Assassination
Timeline of Affirmative Action Milestones
Death of Martin Luther King Jr.: A Proclamation

Language Arts Activities

Martin Luther King Jr, Civil Rights Leader
Historical Fiction Reading Warm-Up: Martin Luther King, Jr.
Celebrate African-American Heritage & Culture
Daily Journal Topics: Martin Luther King, Jr.
Why We Can't Wait Teacher's Guide
Martin Luther King Jr. Questions
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MLK Jr Art Activities

Coloring Book of Prominent African-Americans
My Book About Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Martin Luther King Jr Biographies

Martin Luther King Jr, Civil Rights Leader
Martin Luther King Jr Coloring Page
My Book About Martin Luther King, Jr.
Photo of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Martin Luther King Jr. Receives the Nobel Peace Prize
Influencing Others in Our World
A Movement Led by Dr. Martin Luther King
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Civil Rights Resources

Martin Luther King, Jr. Videos & Activities
Martin Luther King Jr, Civil Rights Leader
Martin Luther King Jr Coloring Page
Martin Luther King Jr. Receives the Nobel Peace Prize
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Martin Luther King, Jr. Quiz
Teaching Guide to Marching for Freedom
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African-American History Resources

Top 10 Black History Month Worksheets (6-12)
Martin Luther King Jr, Civil Rights Leader
Martin Luther King Jr Coloring Page
My Book About Martin Luther King, Jr.
Top 10 Martin Luther King Activities
Top 10 Black History Month Worksheets (K-5)
Top 15 Black History Month Resources
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Black History Month

Martin Luther King Jr, Civil Rights Leader
Martin Luther King Jr Coloring Page
My Book About Martin Luther King, Jr.
Coloring Book of African-Americans Slideshow
Martin Luther King Jr. Receives the Nobel Peace Prize
Influencing Others in Our World
A Movement Led by Dr. Martin Luther King
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