Video Length: 2:26
Updated on: 01/12/2023
Lesson Time: 1–2 hrs.
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In this ESL lesson plan for adults and teens, students watch a short biography video and do a listening exercise about Martin Luther King Jr. It includes discussion questions and other speaking activities about Martin Luther King Jr., civil rights, and racial discrimination in the USA. Students also learn some important vocabulary terms and phrases from the video. The post-viewing section includes follow-up discussion based on quotes in the video, and an activitiy on adjectives describing Martin Luther King Jr. There is an additional 'I have a dream...' task, an optional bonus activity, and a quiz & review section included.
Martin Luther King died of an assassin's bullet in Memphis, Tennessee, on April 4, 1968, ending his leadership of a nonviolent campaign for equal rights for African Americans.
Discrimination, Racism, Martin Luther King Jr., Civil Rights