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Martin Luther King Jr – KS2 Reading Comprehension Worksheets: Famous Lives


Use these KS2 comprehension worksheets to teach your children about the civil rights activist Martin Luther King Jr. The resource looks at his early life, speeches and the political climate in which he lived. The resource can be used as part of a guided reading session or as homework and includes comprehension questions covering the different reading skills of retrieval, inference and the use of vocabulary.

This pack is also a great prompt for PSHE lessons where children can discuss issues of equality, fairness and how to make a change.

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