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Books with title I am Martin Luther King, Jr.

  • Martin Luther King

    Saddleback Educational Publishing

    Paperback (Saddleback Educational Publishing, Jan. 1, 2008)
    Fast-paced and easy-to-read, these softcover 32-page graphic biographies teach students about historical figures: those who lead us into new territory, pursued scientific discoveries; battled injustice and prejudice; and broke down creative and artistic barriers. These biographies offer a variety of rich primary and secondary source material to support teaching to standards. Using the graphics, students can activate prior knowledgebridge what they already know with what they have yet to learn. Graphically illustrated biographies also teach inference skills, character development, dialogue, transitions, and drawing conclusions. Graphic biographies in the classroom provide an intervention with proven success for the struggling reader. Features: Full-color drawings engage the reader. Each biography is complete in 32-pages. Speech bubbles and nonfiction text on every page. Powerful graphics capture and hold student interest. Highlights: Fast-paced nonfiction stories. Strong characters and
  • Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.?

    Bonnie Bader, Nancy Harrison

    Paperback (Grosset & Dunlap, Dec. 27, 2007)
    Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was only 25 when he helped organize the Montgomery Bus Boycott and was soon organizing black people across the country in support of the right to vote, desegregation, and other basic civil rights. Maintaining nonviolent and peaceful tactics even when his life was threatened, King was also an advocate for the poor and spoke out against racial and economic injustice until his death?from an assassin?s bullet?in 1968. With clearly written text that explains this tumultuous time in history and 80 black-and-white illustrations, this Who Was?? celebrates the vision and the legacy of a remarkable man.
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  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day

    Meredith Dash

    Hardcover (Capstone Classroom, Aug. 1, 2016)
    This title will familiarize readers with Martin Luther King Jr. Day by explaining the "whos, whats, and whys" of it. Complete with a More Facts section and bolded glossary terms. Young readers will gather basic information about Martin Luther King Jr. Day through easy-to-read text alongside compelling and historical photographs. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.
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  • Martin Luther King Jr.

    Ryan Nagelhout

    Library Binding (Gareth Stevens Pub, Aug. 1, 2015)
    Presents a biography of a courageous leader in the civil rights movement who championed nonviolent protest and "had a dream" of equality for all.
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  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day

    Meredith Dash

    Library Binding (Abdo Kids, Sept. 1, 2014)
    This title will familiarize readers with Martin Luther King Jr. Day by explaining the "whos, whats, and whys" of it. Complete with a More Facts section and bolded glossary terms. Young readers will gather basic information about Martin Luther King Jr. Day through easy-to-read text alongside compelling and historical photographs. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Abdo Kids is a division of ABDO.
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  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day

    Sheri Dean

    Paperback (Gareth Stevens Leveled Readers, Aug. 15, 2010)
    Martin Luther King Jr. believed that all men and women are equal. He spent his life peacefully bringing this message to others. On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we honor this extraordinary leader. Readers will learn about his crusade to ensure that all people were treated equally.
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  • Martin Luther King Jr.

    Thomas Siebold

    Library Binding (Greenhaven Pr, Jan. 1, 2000)
    Profiles King's early life, his social and political ideologies, his role in the civil rights movement, and his legacy
  • Martin Luther King, Jr.

    Mary Winget

    Paperback (Lerner Publishing Group, Oct. 1, 2004)
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  • Martin Luther King, Jr.

    Lucia Tarbox Raatma

    Paperback (Compass Point Books, Sept. 1, 2001)
    A biography of Martin Luther King Jr. that highlights some important events in the life of the man who won a Nobel Peace Prize for his nonviolent support of civil rights.
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  • Martin Luther King Jr.

    Anne E. Schraff

    Paperback (Saddleback Educational Publishing, Sept. 1, 2008)
    Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was born in Atlanta, Georgia. He studied to become a minister and inspired many people with his words. King's dedication to civil rights and his peaceful protests were the major force in the desegregation of the U.S. Find out how his peaceful means made such important changes in our society. See how he sacrificed everything in the name of equality.Guided by Time Magazines list of 100 most influential people, the Biographies of the 20th Century series of softcover 64-page biographies focuses on the leaders, scientists, and icons who shaped our world. These people, many from very humble beginnings, changed how the world works. Each biography includes a glossary, timeline, and illustrations. An individual guide for each title provides reproducible activities to extend the text.
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  • Martin Luther King Jr.

    Dharathula H. Millender, Al Fionrentino

    Paperback (Aladdin, Dec. 30, 2014)
    Discover how the childhood of Martin Luther King, Jr. prepared him to be a prominent civil rights leader and one of American history’s greatest all-stars.Martin Luther King, Jr., had an enormous effect on race relations in the United States and is well known for his civil rights activism beginning in the 1950s and continuing until—and beyond—his assassination in 1968. He was instrumental in the creation of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Voting Rights Act of 1975, and he received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1964. In this narrative biography you’ll learn about Martin Luther King’s childhood and the influences that shaped the young boy into a man who had a dream of equality that lives on today.
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  • Martin Luther King, Jr

    Christine Hatt

    Library Binding (World Almanac Education, Jan. 1, 2004)
    Traces the life and work of Martin Luther King Jr., providing information to form an opinion about his accoplishments and methods of achieving his goals.
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