I am a huge fan of Dr. King, I also am a huge fan of offering teachers high quality pieces that they can use and re-craft to fit their own personalities and classrooms.
Below is a list of resources I have found, used, created and …borrowed. the offer a variety of ways to look at the topics that surround Dr. King without retelling the same story over and over.
mr (the script for The 1963 PowerPoint.
1963 is a PowerPoint and script our students have used to celebrate or explore one year during the civil rights era.
- a list of my favorite Civil Rights picture books:
- They are not in any order, and I like all of them best.
Hope you find something useful.
Video of My Dream: By Faith Ringold
A nice powerpoint adaption of King’s Drum Major sermon: focusing on the greatness of service.
A photo montage of the Civil Rights movement – A nice intro or writing prompt: