Black History Month for Kids


Kadir Nelson is an award-winning artist. In his latest book “I Have A Dream”, Nelson illustrates Martin Luther King Jr.’s famous speech. In this video Nelson talks about creating 17 original oil paintings for his latest book. The paintings pay tribute to King’s speech and the civil rights movement. Nelson says he hopes the book will get children thinking about how they can help fulfill King’s dream for America.

Information taken from: Time for Kids

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