Children will evaluate the traits of a hero by studying Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s character traits and how those traits helped him make important changes in our country.
Social Studies Focus:
history; American heroes
key details, connecting ideas, primary sources, vocabulary, automaticity, text evidence, writing
Page 4 Skill:
read an interview
segregation, speeches, marches, inspired
RI.2.1, RI.2.3, RI.2.4, RI.2.8, RI.2.10, RF.2.4.B, W.2.8, SL.2.2