Dr. Marting Luther King "I Have A Dream" Speech (August 28, 1963) ~ "When we let freedom ring, when we let it ring from every village and every hamlet, from every state and every city, we will be able to speed up that day when all of God's children, black men and white men, Jews and Gentiles, Protestants and Catholics, will be able to join hands and sing in the words of the old Negro spiritual, 'Free at last! free at last! thank God Almighty, we are free at last!'"
Teaching young students about MLK Day is very important, yet it can be difficult to explain to students how things used to be long ago when there was segregation. Read this blog post for some great ideas.
I like this "poem" to use with child's own handprint Preschool Daze hand poem printable for martin luther king jr. day, see https://drive.google.com/a/westwood.k12.ma.us/folderview?id=0BwsveQqcZEvsSnIwODZ2YjNWRUU&usp=sharing for easy readers of this poem I made for k-1 students
Freebie! Your students will love practicing addition and subtraction facts with these fun MLK color by number worksheets! Included are 4 color by number printables; addition & subtraction facts within 10.
First Grade Wow: Historical Figures, MLK and Inventors. There is a good lesson on MLK Jr. here for first graders. She has a good example using apples and pointing out that the apple skins are different but each apple has a star inside (cut in the middle of the core). kindergarten. first and second grade. homeschool. history. social studies. science.