This resource includes:
-- a three page biographical passage about Laura Secord and her remarkable achievement during the War of 1812. It was not until after her death that Secord’s accomplishment began to be recognized for its importance;
-- a fourth shorter passage that updates what happened to Laura after the Battle of Beaver Dams in 1813;
-- a vocabulary activity and a set of comprehension questions for each of the first three passages. The fourth passage has a subjective question on the same page.
-- answer keys for the student work pages for the first three texts.
Please have a look at the preview to determine if this resource is a good fit for your class!
Information used for the passages come from a variety of books and a government of Canada website.