This Martin Luther King Jr. Social Studies Bundle includes everything you need to teach about Martin Luther King Jr.! Use these resources with your students on Martin Luther King Jr. Day or during Black History Month!
Martin Luther King Jr. Biography Pack
This Martin Luther King Jr. biography pack is a great addition to your Black History Month social studies unit/curriculum! Included in this biography pack is a nonfiction passage about the life of Martin Luther King Jr. and a variety of fun activities to do with your students! The best part? It’s NO PREP! Just print, copy, & go!
- Colored & Black and White Posters
- KWL Chart
- Reading Sheet
- Graphic Organizer
- Writing Worksheets
- Word Search
- Letter to MLK Jr,
- Trading Cards
- Colored & Black & White Bookmarks
- Timeline Activity
- Assessment & Answer Key
Martin Luther King Jr. Writing Prompts
This set of no-prep Martin Luther King Jr. themed writing prompts will be a perfect addition to your study of Martin Luther King Jr.! Students will reflect on what they know about Martin Luther King Jr., and their knowledge will shine through their writing!
There are 10 prompts included in this product. Each prompt comes on primary-lined paper as well as regular lined paper. A writing checklist is also included.
- Write about 3 things you have learned
- MLK Jr.’s childhood
- MLK Jr.’s adult life
- Describe MLK Jr. (space for illustration)
- What was MLK Jr.’s dream (space for illustration)
- What is your dream?
- Creative writing: imagine you are at MLK Jr.’s famous speech (space for illustration)
- If you could meet MLK Jr.
- How can you treat all people equally?
- How can you make the world a better place
Martin Luther King Jr. Mini-Books
These mini-books are a great way to teach your students about Martin Luther King Jr.! Included in this resource are 4 different mini-book options and a nonfiction text so that your students can read and fill in the blanks on their own! Each option comes with a black and white and color version.
Option 1: 8 pages that are doubled for easy copying, cutting, and stapling! This option is wonderful to help your little learners work on their fine motor skills!
Option 2: An 8-page mini-book that is more challenging for your students to construct. Instructions for assembling these books can be found here on TpT.
Option 3: The easiest mini-book to construct: just print and fold! This is great for younger learners.
Option 4: Just like option 3, just print & fold! The nonfiction text is on the two inside pages, and the questions are on the back.
- Color & Black and White cover pages
- Nonfiction text
- Leader of the Civil Rights Movement
- When and where he was born
- King as a child
- Marriage to Coretta Scott
- Becoming a pastor
- Preaching peace
- I have a dream speech
- Still remembered today
- Teacher answer key
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Paper Bag Book
Students will read the included informational passage about Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Then, they will use two brown paper bags to assemble a book. Finally, they will fill in information regarding what they have read and glue those pieces into their books!
- Assembly instructions
- Reading sheets (2)
- Color version (8 pages)
- Black and white version (8 pages)
Martin Luther King Jr. Word Wall Cards
This MLK Jr. word wall is sure to spice up your classroom during your civil rights unit! Included are 100 cards total, with 4 blank cards for you to add your own words!