One of the biggest Human Rights Activist to date is Martin Luther King Jr. He lead the African American movement during a very racist period in history. Martin Luther King is famously known for his "I Have A Dream" speech.
Use old magazines to create a meaningful MLK project. Students find and build words and phrases that represent MLK and the man that he was. See more examples and a how-to at Funky in Fourth. Use this idea for Me and Uncle Romie (Character Traits)