Have you and your students ever wondered why we celebrate such a ridiculous and foolish holiday on the first of April? This article gives you an interesting and engaging text about the history of April Fools' Day and the BEST and BIGGEST April Fools' Day jokes of all time. I have also included activities that go along with the text.
-- 3 page text about history, traditions, and best April Fools' Day jokes
-- Comprehension Questions
-- KWL Chart
-- Anticipation Guide/Answer Key
-- Creative Writing Cut and Paste Activity (lined and unlined version)
I hope you enjoy this activity!