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A 30-question multiple choice quiz designed to assess student comprehension of the main ideas of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Letter from Birmingham Jail. #teachers #lessons

One of the pages in the Reasons and Evidence Unit by The Teacher Next door. Great practice with comprehension as well as citing evidence. $

I chose to call this unit “Lessons in Leadership” because students need to understand what qualities make a leader. Martin Luther King Jr. was ONE ...

Simple Little Home: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Lesson Plan and Supply List (Image from Welcome to Room 36, one of the featured activities)

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Back To School Printables

30 Free Back To School Printables.

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Fiction Reading Response Choice Board

This fiction reading response choice board is perfect for literature circles, Interactive Student Notebooks, and book reports. Students choose 3 activities to complete making a tic-tac-toe, and then cut out the corresponding cards to glue into their reading notebook.

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First Day of School Student Resume

First Day of School Student Resume: This is a great activity to do with your middle or high school class on the first day of school. Students complete a resume-like form that gives their personal and academic information. They are also given space to write about their achievements.

Writing prompt paper for students write about their missing teacher. This is perfect for a sub day when the kids don't know you're going to be absent and they brainstorm where their teacher could be.

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Chapter Study Guides: Student-Made, DURING Reading Activity for ANY Novel!

Chapter Study Guides - for ANY novel unit to replace or support chapter quizzes. Students write summaries, test questions, discussion questions, famous quotes, and more! For secondary English classes

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Letter from Birmingham Jail Nonviolent Protest Activity

Letter from Birmingham Jail Nonviolent Protest Activity: What better way to really understand Martin Luther King, Jr.’s vision than for students to “walk in his shoes” and create their own protest demonstration on an issue they feel passionate about. #lessons

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Reader's Response Tic-Tac-Toe Boards, Rubrics, and More

Reader's Response Sentence Starters & Tic Tac Toe Boards - 5 boards for fiction (no repeating questions) and 2 for nonfiction, along with 4 pages of skills and strategies sentence starters!!

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Tattling vs. Reporting

Tattling vs. Reporting Cut and Paste! If tattling drives you bananas, this is a GREAT activity to remind kids the difference and it's fun too! :)

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Martin Luther King, Jr. Math and Literacy (Print & Go Common Core Aligned)

MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. MATH AND LITERACY (PRINT & GO COMMON CORE ALIGNED) - TeachersPayTeachers.com

This pyramid shows the effectiveness of certain teaching methods and student retention. Lecture at the lowest, 5 percent retention and teaching others as the highest with 90%. No more lecturing students, they are only holding onto 5% of the lessons you teach! Include more student led instruction where students learn on their own and allow students to teach other students.

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March for the Dream: A Martin Luther King, Jr. Math Lesson

March for the Dream: A Martin Luther King, Jr. Math Lesson. Students use a scaled drawing of the National Mall to determine its actual area. Appropriate for both middle and high school classes. Addresses four Common Core Standards.