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I am Martin Luther King, Jr.

Heroically Visionary Leader

Ages 5+
22 minutes
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Content Summary

Storypod is proud to present our new line of colorful, stackable, magnetic Tokens! The perfect way to collect captivating stories, these Tokens bring your child just one tap away from unlocking audio experiences that will bring them joy while developing foundational listening comprehension and vocabulary.

The incredible story of Martin Luther King Jr. comes to life with this age-appropriate biography of the great American hero. Following him as a child living through segregation, this story illustrates the events that inspired Dr. King to become one of the most influential leaders in the country and profiles the speeches and peaceful protest that led Congress to pass the Civil Rights Act of 1964. A wonderful way to introduce mature ideas, this Token addresses the important issue of racial inequality in a way that is understandable to young children.



  1. Introduction (0:48)
  2. Early Life (6:15)
  3. Leading Change (5:48)
  4. Legacy & Timeline of Life (7:22)
  5. Credits (1:13)

Learning Topics

  • Overcoming Adversity
  • Changing the World
  • Leadership
  • Historical Concepts

Credits & Copyright

Narrated by: Donte Bonner and Various
Text © 2016 by Forty-four Steps, Inc.
Illustration © 2016 by Christopher Eliopoulous
℗ 2019 Penguin Random House

About Tokens

Tokens are collectable magnetic tiles that delight kids with songs, stories, and learning content when tapped on The Storypod ✨

Storypod Tokens are tested and appropriate for children 18 months and older. However, adult supervision is advised for all children under 3 years of age.