Digital Discoveries Field Trip Fridays MLK

Come along as we celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., one of the greatest figures in the American Civil Rights movement.

  • Begin your trip with a virtual learning journey that transports you to a critical period of time in United States history.

  • Next, follow in the footsteps, virtually or actually, of some other figures in the Civil Rights Movement as you travel along on the Civil Rights Trail.

  • Our next stop brings us to a short virtual tour of the National Civil Rights Museum in Nashville, which is located in the motel where Dr. King was assassinated.

  • Lastly, visit the National Park Service’s page about the new Martin Luther King Memorial Monument set to open in August of 2021.

  • If you’re interested in further reading about the Dr. King and the Civil Rights Movement, you can check out these great titles on Explora!