Teaching your kids about Martin Luther King Jr.
Talking to kids about race
They know Martin Luther King Jr. was a famous civil rights leader, but do your curious kids want to know more? Impress your kids with these fun facts, plus tips for talking to your kids about race:
Facts about Martin Luther King, Jr.: Your guide to who he was and what he did. Plus, watch a stirring clip from his "I Have a Dream" speech.
Talking to kids about racism: 5 pointers for approaching this delicate topic with your kids.
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Are your kids curious about Martin Luther King Jr.? How are they learning about him?
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