Whether you are focusing a whole day on teaching Martin Luther King, Jr. day or just a portion, these activities are perfect. Not only will your students enjoy these activities, but they will help them learn about the man Martin Luther King, Jr. was and what his mission was.
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Ideas
“This poster activity gives your students a chance to show their creative side as they draw and write “All About” the life of Dr. King, Jr.”.
Q-tip painting is always a win and these MLK Jr Relevant printables are perfect for this day!
Grab your pocket chart for this one. These MLK Jr fact cards make a perfect pocket chart activity.
These MLK, Jr printables are perfect for independent work time!
” It includes 2 activities:
one sheet for students to draw/write 3 dreams they have (boy and girl version)
a ‘my dream is….’ crown for students to make and wear (boy and girl version)”
Make a MLK, Jr. Day Mini Book for your students. This is filled with fun activities, stories and more!
This is a fun bulletin board idea that all of your students can get involved with.
“This activity is based around the book Martin’s Big Words. The story is about the words that Dr. King used while fighting for civil rights. As a follow up activity, the students will use words from the story and write what they do to demonstrate these words.”
This “Martin Luther King Color by Number includes 2 puzzles with answer keys!”
“FREE MLK Jr. printable to teach your Kindergarten students about equality!”
A fun, inexpensive craft that corresponds with the day and a great book!
All of these activities are super easy to prep and students will have fun. Students will learn. While still strengthening other important skills as well including writing and creativity.