These free Martin Luther King Jr coloring pages are simple yet fun ways to celebrate this special day with your kids.
These color by number worksheets are fantastic activities to pair with books, videos, and more.
Find out more about these coloring pages for kids and how you can get your free set today.
Simple Ways to Teach Your Kids About Martin Luther King Jr.
Celebrate the life and legacy of this amazing man with your kids.
If you’re not sure how to get started or what to use, I suggest keeping it simple. Check out these 15 Fantastic & Free Martin Luther King Jr. Activities for Kids!
Read a book or two. Watch a few videos. Talk about MLK’s life and contributions – and allow time for your kids to process and ask questions.
A fantastic way to give your kids that time is to include quiet activities like coloring.
Color by number worksheets are a wonderful ways for younger children to slow down and focus. While coloring, your kids have time to think about what’s been read and discussed. And these coloring pages can be used as reminders of these important lessons.
These Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. coloring pages are fantastic resources for MLK Day, Black History Month or any time of the year when you want to help your kids learn about MLK.
Books for Learning About MLK
I am Brave: A Little Book about Martin Luther King, Jr. (Ordinary People Change the World)I am Martin Luther King, Jr. (Ordinary People Change the World)A Picture Book of Martin Luther King, Jr. (Picture Book Biography)Martin’s Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (A Big Words Book, 1)Martin Luther King Jr.: (Children’s Biography Book, Kids Book, Ages 5 to 10, Historical Black Leader, Civil Rights) (Inspired Inner Genius)National Geographic Readers: Martin Luther King, Jr. (Readers Bios)Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.? (Who Was?)Martin Luther King, Jr. and the March on Washington (Penguin Young Readers, Level 3)A Place to Land: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Speech That Inspired a NationThe Story of Martin Luther King Jr.: A Biography Book for New Readers (The Story Of: A Biography Series for New Readers)
Videos for Learning About the Life of MLK
A fun way to boost learning about MLK is to watch videos about his life and work.
Martin Luther King Jr for Kids by Homeschool Pop
The Story of Martin Luther King Jr. by Kid President from SoulPancake
What’s in This Free Pack of Martin Luther King Jr Coloring Pages?
In this free set, you’ll find 5 color by number worksheets. These pages have a variety of MLK themes, including:
- Martin Luther King Jr
- Martin Luther King Jr at a podium
- Peace symbol and heart
- State of Georgia (where MLK was born and lived)
- Gavel (symbolizing justice)
Each page has a key that matches a number to a color. Your kids will need crayons, markers, or color pencils for those colors (or close to them!) to complete the activities.
You can encourage creativity by having your kids trace the images and make their own MLK coloring page.
Older children can use the back of the paper to copy quotes by this Civil Rights leader.
Get Your 5 Free Martin Luther King Jr Coloring Pages
Easily boost your time learning about MLK with these free coloring sheets.
In this set, you’ll find 5 color by number worksheets with Martin Luther King Jr themes.
You may certainly print as many of these coloring pages as you need to enjoy with your kids, classroom, homeschool co-op, or community event. If you have a friend or co-worker would might like to use these free printables, please share the link to this post. Thanks!
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