Explore the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with these resources thoughtfully created by TpT Teacher-Authors. Through informational essays, close reading activities, craft projects — and a whole lot more— you’ll help create an environment for insightful questions and meaningful discussion.

Grades 6-12


Martin Luther King, Jr. Informational Essay - Grades 6-10 - CCSS Alignedby The Daring English Teacher
Grades 6-10


Martin Luther King Jr Day! What's the History behind the Holiday? A MLK Guide!by History with Mr E – A Social Studies Professional
Grades 5-8


Martin Luther Kingby Puzzles to Print
Grades 4-7

Martin Luther King, Jr.by Fifth in the Middle
Grades 4-7


Martin Luther King Jr. Activities - Intermediateby HappyEdugator
Grades 4-7


Martin Luther King Jr.by Nyla’s Crafty Teaching
Grades 3-6


Martin Luther King Dayby Promoting Success
Grades 2-5


Martin Luther King Jrby Art with Jenny K
Grades 1-8


Martin Luther King Jr. - Mini Unit & Craftivity!by Susan Jones
Grades K-3


Martin Luther King Jr. Paper Bag Puppetby Puppet Korner N More
Grades PreK-5


Martin Luther King Jr. Freeby Simply Kinder
Grades PreK-1


“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.