HBO + Scholastic
Find out more about the pressures and struggles that Martin Luther King Jr. and the civil rights movement faced in the last years of Dr. King's life.
FOR GRADES 9-12 | HISTORY AND SOCIAL STUDIES
Scholastic has the tools students need to learn more about history's most influential figures.
Themes include the Civil Rights Movement, freedom of speech and nonviolent resistance. Instructional elements for consideration include group discussion, critical thinking, essay writing, panels and presentations, as well as research and timeline projects.
This film provides extra context for lesson plans for Martin Luther King Jr. Day on January 21, and Black History Month in February.