Historic struggle and conflict resolution lessons come blended in this curriculum. Fighting Fair: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. for Kids
examines key dynamics of America's civil rights movement, emphasizing
Dr. King's philosophy and practice. Help your students recognize the
practical value of nonviolent problem-solving in their own lives, even
in the face of apathy or violent opposition.
will explore complex topics such as prejudice, racism, intolerance,
war, and nonviolent social action, and learn valuable stratagies for
defusing anger, confronting fear, and speaking out against injustice.
The award winning companion video, shot
with middle school students, integrates historic footage and images
with a scripted segment that provides a simple problem-solving format
produced this unit with grades four through eight in mind; some pages
are more suitable for upper elementary. For the more complex
possibilities of discussion and role plays, however, we recommend the
unit for middle school.
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