Word Art with King's Words

Grade Range: K-4
Resource Type(s): Reference Materials, Primary Sources, Lessons & Activities
Duration: 40 minutes
Date Posted: 1/5/2010

Examine one or more of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s letters or speeches and turn powerful words and phrases into word art using the online Wordle tool. Included in an OurStory module entitled Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Nonviolence, this activity is designed to help children and adults enjoy exploring history together through the use of children's literature, everyday objects, and hands-on activities.

National Standards

Historical Thinking Standards (Grades K-4)

Standards in History (Grades K-4)

Standards For English Language Arts (Grades K-12)