“I Have a Dream” Mobile

Teach a lesson about Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream Speech” and then have the kids identify their own dreams with these mobile!


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Step 1. Gather your supplies.

Step 2.

Download and print the provided templates. To download the template, click the “Template” button above. Start by cutting out the large cloud template.

Step 3.

Cover the large cloud template in white poms using craft glue. Set aside to dry.

Step 4.

Decorate, cut out and fill in the small cloud templates with your dreams! Set aside to dry.

Step 5.

When your large cloud is dry, spell out “I HAVE A DREAM” in silver and blue glitter foam stickers.

Step 6.

Flip over the large cloud and tape (3) 12” pieces of blue friendship thread even distances apart to the back.

Step 7.

Tape the small clouds to the friendship thread.

Step 8.

Tape a piece of blue friendship thread to the top of the large cloud, as shown.

Step 9.

String on transparent rainbow tri-beads to the bottom of the strings. Glue the bottom of the last bead to secure.

Firefly Art
Scuba Egg
Cardboard Tube Octopus
Glitter Flowerpot
Melty Bead Mural
Felt Flower Bouquet
Button Crystal Dragonfly
Impressionist Bead by Letter
Melted Emoji Key Chains
Patriotic Star Mobile
Hanging Pony Bead Flag
American Flag Frame
Red, White & Blue Clothespin Wreath
Paper Plate Uncle Sam
Patriotic Mason Jar
Statue of Liberty Glitter Silhouette
Fuzzy Patriotic Crowns
Fuzzy Firework Rings
Craft Stick American Flag
Mom’s Flowers Frame
Heart Stamped Tote Bag
“QUEEN OF THE DAY” Mother’s Day Card
Pom Animal Mother’s Day Cards
“MOTHER” Acrostic Poem Canvas
“I Love You to the Moon & Back” Craft
Tree of Love
“Eye Love You” Handprint Stone
Clothespin Flower Pot
Mom’s Recipe Holder
Pasta Dying
Pasta Globe
Elijah’s Cup
Pasta Cherry Blossom Tree
Pasta Cityscape
Magnetic Pasta Snails
Day of the Dead Skeletons / Esqueletos para el Día de los Muertos
Fuzzy Stick Sombrero
Sombrero Craft
Decorated Egg Art
Wiggly Eyeglass Case
Wood Clothespin “Faith” Cross
Bottle Cap Easter Card
String Art Chicks
Pom Pom Sheep
Mini Craft Stick Chicks
Pinwheel Birdhouse
CD Weaving
CD Suncatcher
CD Spinner
CD Scratch Art Mandala
CD Bunting Banner
Alien CD Spaceship
Hungry Bunny Craft
Cable Tie Clutch
Chain & Cable Tie Statement Necklace
Cable Tie Mistletoe
Cable Tie Birdcage
Cable Tie Snowflakes