Martin Luther King Jr. Lesson (Resources Needed (Versal, Quizlet, Web…
Martin Luther King Jr. Lesson
It is important for ABE students to have background knowledge of important events in history in order to identify enduring issues within social studies context.
When students understand historical speeches and documents, they have better comprehension of what they are reading and can answer questions more accurately.
Students need to understand vocab
in order to comprehend text and questions as well.
Students need to be engaged in the lesson
in order to actively participate and "soak in" and have fun while learning.
Students will use spoken, written,
and visual language to accomplish their own purposes.
Learn about historical contexts
Use prior experience and own
social interactions to use a wide variety of strategies in order to comprehend and evaluate text
Conduct research on the topic to present
questions and respond to a writing prompt.
Web Browser and articles for research
Newslea Article, Quiz, and Prompt
YouTube Video of Speech
Infographic of MLK
Sustainability in Project
Rubric to guide students
Students will work in groups for most of the project but will create essay as an individual assessment.
Facilitate and Inspire Student
Learning and Creativity
Students will be engaged in the
learning process while learning about real-world issues.
Students will use digital tools and resources
to inspire learning and creativity