January 2019

My Grandfather Was a Hero

Explore This Issue

Listen and Read

Extend the Lesson

Design a Poster

Videos (1)

Games (1)


Academic Standards


Reading Objective:

Children will analyze how Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. created positive change in our country and apply that knowledge to discuss and practice kindness.


Common Core Standards:

Discuss a video; Key details; Vocabulary; Nonfiction text features; Read and discuss first-grade texts


Social Studies Focus:

American heroes (Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.); Citizenship