Honoring Martin Luther King Jr. Day



Martin Luther King Jr. Day is today, Monday, January 17th.

Dr. King's holiday celebrates the civil rights leader's life by encouraging community service. Here are a few ways people of all ages can help the world around them in honor of Dr. King.


MAKE IT A DAY ON NOT OFF
Take action and join the campaign to establish the Tuesday after "MLK Day" as "The National Day of Racial Healing". The goal of "The National Day of Racial Healing is to bring ALL people together and inspire collective action to create a more just and equitable world. Click here to learn more.
LEARN FROM THE LEGACY Click on the links below for a few activities you can do to celebrate.
  • Learn about MLK Jr. and his legacy at Kids Discovers.

  • Complete an information scavenger hunt about the major events in the life of Martin Luther King Jr. Click here to download instructions and PDF from TeacherVision.

JUST DO SOMETHING GOOD!