Free downloads for Martin Luther King Day activities for kids can be found at JumpStart.com, Activity Village, LivingMontessoriNow.com, FunFamilyEducation.com and PrimaryGames.com. These five sites offer a variety of free downloadable activities, games and resources for both teachers in public schools and families who homeschool.
JumpStart.com includes timelines, coloring activities, word searches and jumbles, vocabulary words with Martin Luther King Jr. (MLK) worksheets and even a math worksheet related to MLK with word problems.
LivingMontessoriNow.com shares free songs and rhymes about Martin Luther King Jr. for young children. The site also has videos posted with the different children's songs. It also links to various MLK resources from external sites.
Activity Village's downloadable resources include themed notebook paper, quotes, posters, bookmarks and a page that teaches kids to draw a cartoon version of Martin Luther King Jr. PrimaryGames.com includes themed stationary, coloring activities, worksheets, various games, videos and links to other Martin Luther King Jr. sites.
FunFamilyEducation.com offers unique downloads and ideas for families or classrooms to utilize including quizzes, ways to honor MLK, activities for celebrating with kids, eight MLK values to instill in children, dreams poetry unit and a list of the top 15 children's books for Black History Month.