Back to school in January means Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is coming! This is such a hard topic to talk about with Kinders because they are so literal, so here is how we do Martin Luther King Day in our classroom!
Peaceful or not peaceful activity. First or second grade classroom guidance. Pair with The Peace Book by Todd Parr, Martin's Big Words, or We Are All Born Free. Timely all year but especially International Peace Day (September), or MLK Day (January).
Seuss Cat in the Hat Marshmallow Pops. They used a s'more (big flat square) marshmallow on the bottom, trimmed to a circle and rolled in white sugar. Then marshmallows and fruit roll ups for the rest of the hat.