Leaders Day - Clara Luper
Today is Leaders Day! Today’s theme was inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Clara Luper! Clara Luper is as close to a real life superhero as you can get! She inspired thousands into action. Luper spent over 40 years teaching history (and making it) in Oklahoma City. Known as the mother of the civil rights movement in Oklahoma City, Luper coordinated the first publicized sit-in in the nation when she led the historic event at Katz Drugstore.
Movie Time! Being yourself is an important part of leadership! Happy Feet is a fun movie about being yourself no matter what. You can stream it on Amazon and YouTube.
How to Become a Leader! Leaders can be born, built, and lead! We want to encourage you to take leadership with something important to you! But what does that mean? Leaders can come in many forms, whether you're 4, 10, or even 30! To practice we’ve found two links to help you encourage leadership in your home! Follow this link for games to play with your kid that help them recognize others! This next activity will help you kids by asking them questions to look inward at themselves. Follow this link for some fun activities!
Keep learning more of Oklahoma’s Story! We hope that you have a fun time at home learning about Oklahoma leaders! As always, there’s more to this Oklahoma story, come back tomorrow and we’ll have more for you to explore! Please post pictures of your Leaders Day and share them with us: #ohofathome
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