Martin Luther King Jr. Worksheets

 Martin Luther King Jr. was born in 1929 and was an American Baptist minister and one of the most prominent leaders in the civil rights movement until his assassination in 1968. He participated in and led non violent marches for the right to vote, desegregation, labour rights and other civil rights. He was an inspirational speaker and delivered his famous "I have a dream" speech from the steps of the Lincoln memorial in Washington D.C. during the March on Washington. Soon after this speech Black Americans, through the Civil Rights Act 1964 and the Voting Rights Act 1965, won the right to vote, segregation ended and discrimination of people because of race became illegal. Martin Luther King was a truly inspirational man. We have lots of resources on Martin Luther King Jr. for you to use and to inspire further research.

Mind Map Worksheet

Martin Luther King Jr. Mind Map

Our Martin Luther King Jr. mind map worksheet is great for a study during Black History Month. It is perfect for putting in facts, quotes and information all about this inspirational activist.

Newspaper Writing Sheet

Martin Luther King Newspaper Writing Sheet

This great newspaper worksheet is perfect for writing an account of the march on Washington and Martin Luther King's famous "I have a dream" speech. 

Interview Question Worksheet

Martin Luther King Jr Interview Question Worksheet

If you could ask Martin Luther King Jr. any questions in an interview what would they be? This great sheet is a way to think about and record what questions you would ask.

Fact Find Worksheet

Martin Luther King Jr. Fact Find Sheet

Use this great sheet to find some facts out about the inspirational activist Matin Luther King Jr. Perfect for a study within Black History Month.