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Martin Luther King, Jr. (Mini-Book, Lesson Plan & Activity)
This informative biography supports the teaching of nonfiction text features, such as illustrations, captions, and a glossary. Great for independent reading and for genre study. RI.1.1, RI.1.2, RI.2.1, RI.2.2 #mlkactivities #blackhistorymonth #independentreading
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.: His life in pictures
March 1965: MLK, Jr. et al on the 4th day of the Selma- Montgomery March, org. by the Southern Christian Ldshp Conf. to register black voters in the South. Initially, marchers were met with violent resistance by authorities. Finally (under protection of federalized National Guard), marchers reached the state capitol (Montgomery). The march drew attn to the difficulty black voters in the South faced, and the need for a Voting Rights Act, passed later that year.
Civil rights photographer gives collection to Stanford - El Tecolote
Surrounded by press and supporters during a break in the Meredith March Against Fear, Martin Luther King Jr. shakes hands with civil rights activist and Mississippi leader Annie Devine. Canton, Mississippi, 1966. Photo Bob Fitch. Bob Fitch collection Stanford University