January 15, 2012


Teachers and parents can benefit from this great list of resources that will help teach and explain about the great Martin Luther King in celebration of Martin Luther King Day.

Martin Luther King Day

Video – I Have a Dream Speech

Martin Luther King Day – Resources for Teachers

HUGE collection of free resources from TeacherVision, including printables, lesson plans, quizzes, art activities and more!

Preschool MLK Theme

Some selections for experiencing this speech online through text, audio, or video.

Martin Luther King Jr.: A Fact or Opinion Activity

A brief biography of Martin Luther King Jr. reinforces students’ understanding of the difference between fact and opinion.

The Teacher Report: Teaching About MLK

Some great teacher-created ideas that you can use in your classroom to teach about Martin Luther King Day.

Projects for Preschool Students

Do you need ideas to teach young children about equality and diversity? Use these MLK projects for preschool to teach a valuable lesson and have fun along the way.

Unit from Teaching Heart

Ideas, Books, Songs, Lessons, and much more for your classroom.

Martin Luther King Jr. Activities FREEBIE!! {Print and go!}

These printables are perfect for morning work, stations, centers, independent practice, early finishers, homework, sub plans or 5-minute fillers. Includes:

*MLK What’s That? Label the Picture
(color and black/white versions)
*Martin Luther King, Jr. ABC Order
(color and black/white versions)
*Dr. King… and blank/generic MLK writing template
*MARTIN acrostic poem
*(1) Build the Sentence (4 words)
*(1) Build the Sentence (5 words)

Additional Resources

Honor Martin Luther King, Jr. and celebrate Martin Luther King Day by sharing these resources with your students and children, so they know that change is always possible!

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Thanksgiving is a special time of the year when families come together to express gratitude and celebrate the blessings in their lives. It’s also a wonderful opportunity to engage children in fun and educational activities that will not only keep them entertained but also teach them important lessons about the holiday. In this ultimate guide to Thanksgiving activities for kids, we have explored various ways to make this Thanksgiving season memorable for students and children.

We began by highlighting the importance of Thanksgiving activities for kids. These activities offer a chance for children to learn about the history and significance of Thanksgiving, as well as develop important skills such as creativity, critical thinking, and teamwork. With a wide range of crafts, games, and educational resources, you can keep your children engaged and entertained throughout the holiday season.

We then delved into the fun and educational Thanksgiving crafts for kids. From creating handmade Thanksgiving cards to making adorable turkey decorations, these crafts not only provide an opportunity for kids to showcase their creativity but also serve as a wonderful way to bond with classmates and family members. The festive Thanksgiving games for kids were another highlight, offering exciting ways to keep children active and entertained during this festive time.

Additionally, we explored educational Thanksgiving activities for kids, which included lessons and digital teaching resources. These resources are designed to enrich children’s understanding of Thanksgiving by incorporating educational elements into their activities. We also provided Thanksgiving teaching ideas, such as printables and storytelling recommendations, to help you create a dynamic and engaging learning environment for your students and children.

Lastly, we discussed Spanish Thanksgiving teaching ideas, allowing children to explore the holiday from a multicultural perspective. By incorporating Spanish vocabulary and cultural elements into their activities, children can broaden their horizons and develop an appreciation for diversity. If you are interested in more Spanish activities, a great place to start is this post introducing Spanish colors with lots of info and freebies!

As you can see, there are countless ways to make Thanksgiving a memorable and educational experience for children. Check out the various lessons and Thanksgiving activities for kids now, and create lasting memories this Thanksgiving season!




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