Dr. King's Memorial

Dr. King's Memorial

Dr. King's Memorial

Dr. King's Memorial

Dr. King's Memorial

Dr. King's Memorial

Dr. King's Memorial

Informational (nonfiction), 412 words, Level K (Grade 2), Lexile 560L
Multilevel Book also available in levels H and N

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was one of the most important civil rights leaders in American history. He worked hard for equality and taught others how to stand up for what they believed in by using peaceful ways to resist violence. Dr. King's Memorial provides an introduction to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s work and his role in changing unfair laws against racism. This book also provides an opportunity to discuss segregation laws. Detailed photographs and captions support informative and engaging text. This book can also be used to teach sequence of events as well as the proper use of past-tense verbs. The book and lesson are also available for levels H and N.