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Martin Luther King Jr.

SKU SP56IL40100
Key Stage 2 Black History Month Independence Day Special People Year 5 Year 6
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"We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal." โ€“ Martin Luther King Jr.


Take a look at the civil rights movement in America, and the culmination of national protests at racial segregation: The march on Washington and Martin Luther King Jr.'s inspiring speech. The included slides and printable resources include numerous challenging questions for children, teacher's notes, and a range of other resources to help you and your class closely examine the structure and delivery of 'I Have a Dream' and discuss its meanings. In addition to the information and material needed to study King's landmark speech, there's also a load of extra information about the history of civil rights and about King's legacy; it's all there for you to use, should you choose to!

This downloadable lesson comes with a lesson plan, a slideshow presentation and printable teaching resources.

You might also like to download ourย FREE Martin Luther King KS2 Quotes Posters, or ourย Black History Month Inspirational Quotes Posters to display in your classroom and inspire your class.

What's included:

  • Lesson plan
  • Slides
  • Activity ideas
  • Differentiated worksheets
  • Teacher's notes
  • I Have a Dream' partial transcript

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