Get ready for the annual Memorial Day parade! This little literacy packet includes a (9) page printable book that simply explains why we celebrate Memorial Day.
Designed for kindergarten students for shared or independent reading (depending on reading level) or use with first graders who are reading below grade level.
Use in small groups or whole class. After reading, place in a literacy center for independent reading.
Vocabulary words to pre-teach before doing a read-aloud, shared reading, or independent reading:
parade, holiday, heroes, soldiers, military
*Printable book- original story written by me that tells about a Memorial Day parade where our nation's heroes are honored and remembered.
*Cover of book is in color. All other pages are in black and white for students to color when finished reading ( and to save you ink!)
*Simply print, cut pages apart, and staple book together.
*Includes a circle map to activate prior knowledge
*A main topic and details organizer to use after reading
*A stationery sheet for students to write and draw about their hero.
RI k.2, k.4
You may also like my Memorial Day informational packet for older students
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