Learn about Martin Luther King by searching the internet, using prescreened sites and thought-provoking questions. Publish your work.
Martin Luther King Scavenger Hunt: The Dream Marches On
Subject Arts — Visual Arts • English Language Arts — Writing • Social Studies — US History
Grade Level Grades 6-8
Common Core State Standards
Gather relevant information from multiple print and digital sources, using search terms effectively; assess the credibility and accuracy of each source; and quote or paraphrase the data and conclusions of others while avoiding plagiarism and following a standard format for citation.
Conduct short research projects to answer a question, drawing on several sources and generating additional related, focused questions for further research and investigation.
Conduct short research projects to answer a question (including a self-generated question), drawing on several sources and generating additional related, focused questions that allow for multiple avenues of exploration.
Conduct short as well as more sustained research projects based on focused questions, demonstrating understanding of the subject under investigation.
Support claim(s) with logical reasoning and relevant, accurate data and evidence that demonstrate an understanding of the topic or text, using credible sources.
Consult reference materials (e.g., dictionaries, glossaries, thesauruses), both print and digital, to find the pronunciation of a word or determine or clarify its precise meaning or its part of speech.
Use technology, including the Internet, to produce and publish writing and link to and cite sources as well as to interact and collaborate with others, including linking to and citing sources.
Integrate information presented in different media or formats (e.g., visually, quantitatively) as well as in words to develop a coherent understanding of a topic or issue.