STATION 1 - Civil Rights Speeches

"I've Been to the Mountaintop" and "Malcolm X"


For this activity station, watch each video and complete the questions on the handout pertaining to each speech

"I've Been to the Mountaintop"

Context of the Speech

This speech was given by MLK Jr. on the evening of April 3, 1968 in Memphis, TN (the eve of his assassination.) He was in Memphis to help rally support for African American sanitation workers who were not paid equal wages and benefits as their white counter-parts.
I Have Been To The Mountaintop (Inspiring Final Speech by Dr. Martin Luther King)

Answer questions using Socrative

To answer questions pertaining to the "I've Been to the Mountaintop" Speech, follow these steps:

1. Click HERE to go to the GoFormative site.
2. Enter the following for your "Name" - Period _____ and the last name of each group member
3. Answer each question, and tap "Submit" after each response.

Denzel Washington Malcolm X Movie Speech

Answer questions using Socrative

Answer the remaining questions in the current Socrative session for the Malcolm X speech.