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In the past people treated black people differently. Bessie Coleman. Mary Seacole. Who is it?. He fought for freedom and racial equality in America He won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1964. Martin Luther King Jr. Who is it?. His father is from Kenya and his mother is from Kansas. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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In the past people treated black people differently.

Mary Seacole

Bessie ColemanWho is it?He fought for freedom and racial equality in America

He won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1964. Martin Luther King Jr

Who is it?His father is from Kenya and his mother is from Kansas.

He was born in Hawaii on August 4, 1961.

He is the first Black African-American president in the U.S.A.Barack Hussein Obama 44th President of the United States

Who is it?When he was 9 months old, his dad sawed off a golf club to make it very short so he could strike the ball into the net.

When he was 18 months old he began going to the golf course with Dad.

One of the most successful golfers in historyTiger Woods

Who is it?Hes blackHes BritishHes a sportsmanHe is the first black person in his sportHe is the first black person to win the big trophy in his sportLewis Hamilton

Who is it?Hes from Jamaica.

He is regarded as the fastest man ever.

He is the first man to hold both the 100m and 200m gold Olympic medals.

He has a nickname of lightning bolt.Usain Bolt

Today we are going to hear about a special man who had a dream.

The Life of Martin Luther King

Martin Luther King was born in this house more than 80 years ago.

He liked to play baseball and football. He liked riding his bike. He played with kites and model planes.

There were no white children at Martins school. The law said that children with different skin colours could not go to the same school.

Conclusion to course, lecture, et al. 18Martin was a very clever boy and he worked really hard at school. He went to college when he was only 15 years old.

Martin wanted to be a minister in the church. He wanted to make the lives of black people better because some were treated very badly. He worked hard and learned about people who tried to change things in a peaceful way. He did not want to get angry and fight.Martin met a lady called Coretta. She was a singer. They got married and had 4 children. Coretta helped Martin with his work.

Martin organised peaceful marches to help people be kinder and fairer to each other.

Martin gave a famous speech in Washington.

He talked about his dream.Thousands of people listened to him speak.

Many people listened to him talking and agreed with him.

Martin changed many peoples minds and new laws were made that were fairer to black people.When Martin died people all over the world were very sad.

Conclusion to course, lecture, et al. 29Barack Hussein Obama 44th President of the United States

Who is your inspiration?

We recognise lots of talented people who have a growth mind-set.

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