Presentation on theme: "The life and times of Coretta Scott King “When you are willing to make sacrifices for a great cause, you will never be alone.” Your Name Your Teacher Your."— Presentation transcript:
The life and times of Coretta Scott King “When you are willing to make sacrifices for a great cause, you will never be alone.” Your Name Your Teacher Your Grade Place photo here
Coretta Scott King’s childhood Where was Coretta Scott King born? What did her parents do? Did she experience prejudice or injustice because of her race when she was a child? What kind of a student was she? What were her interests? Did she go to college? If so, where?
Marriage to Martin Luther King Where did Coretta and Martin meet? Where did they live when they were first married? Where did Martin Luther King work?
Starting the civil rights movement What event in Montgomery, Alabama triggered the modern civil rights movement and how were the Kings involved?
Raising her children and using her gifts How many children did Coretta Scott King have? What were their names? How did she use her background in music to support and further the civil rights movement?
Traveling to celebrate freedom Make a timeline of the dates and places that Martin Luther and Coretta Scott King visited together to celebrate a country’s freedom, to honor the memory of an inspirational leader, and to accept a prestigious award. Name of Event 1 Name of Event 2 Name of Event 3 Name of Event 4 Name of Event 5 Name of Event 6 Name of Event 7 Name of Event 8 1st Date2nd Date3rd Date4th Date5th Date6th Date7th Date8th Date Description of Event
Speaking out and taking a stand Tell about the different places and times that Coretta Scott King spoke in public to take a stand against injustice and to support peace.
Coretta Scott King’s legacy Describe the other organizations that Coretta Scott King established to further the cause of social justice in the United States and around the world.