a. Freedom of speech and press
b. Freedom to worship according to your own
c. Freedom to bear arms
Why are you grateful for this right?
“The Framers of the Bill of Rights did not purport to ‘create’ rights. Rather, they designed the Bill of Rights to prohibit our Government from infringing rights and liberties presumed to be preexisting.”
—William J. Brennan, US Supreme Court Justice
In honor of Martin Luther King Day, here are a few ideas to use with your family:
Watch Martin Luther King's I Have a Dream Speech as a family.
Do you have a dream for our nation? For the world? For your family? Write your own I Have a Dream Speech. Click here for a writing prompt page. Or here for another cute printable page.
"Did you know Martin Luther King Day has morphed into an official “Day of Service?” If you check the website, MLKDay.gov, you’ll see that they suggest
“Making it a Day On, Not a Day Off.” Find some ideas for service on the SchoolFamily website: http://ht.ly/gMYOj
Or get out an enjoy one of the National Parks for free.