Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service
January 20, 2014
Before you begin:
- Make a list of related keywords including:
- Martin Luther King Jr.
- Community Service
- Civil Rights
- Use Destiny to find a books about Martin Luther King, and the Civil Rights Movement
- Use Destiny to find books about volunteering
- Use the encyclopedias to find articles about Martin Luther King Jr. and the Civil Rights movement
- Use Destiny to find a historical fiction book about the civil rights movement.
- Find ways to give back to your community by visiting the MLK Day of Service website.
- New! The King Center Archives- Nearly a million documents related to the life of Martin Luther King Jr.
- Youcan find more information about Martin Luther King Jr. by visitingThe King Center.
- Read a biography of Martin Luther King Jr. published on the Nobel Prize website.
- Read some quotes by Martin Luther King Jr.
- Here are text and audio versions of the "I Have a Dream" speech as well as a video excerpt. (From American Rhetoric.)
- Here are some facts and lots of activities about MLK from Enchanted Learning.
- Compassionate kids has information on choosing volunteering opportunities with kids.
- Learn more about volunteering through Kids Care Clubs.
- Information about volunteering from It's My Life (published by PBS kids.)
Image: I Have A Dream. Photographer. Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest. Web. 4 Jan 2012. http://quest.eb.com/images/115_871919