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A.J. Heschel and Martin Luther King, Jr

Inspire your students to do acts of Tikkun Olam  by exploring the friendship and activism connecting the lives of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel.

Commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s life and achievements, and the special bond between Dr. King and Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel, through inspiring activities and text study. Students will explore the legacies of these two great leaders, and reflect on their own obligations to make this world a better place.

For Grades: 3rd – 5th and 6th – 8th

Heschel-King-2014 (459.9 KiB, 1379 downloads)
Text-Study-MLK (301.7 KiB, 1402 downloads)