This versatile set allows you to determine how to challenge students with a word search about Cinco de Mayo.
Use the copy of the word search with the words listed at the bottom. Students can work independently or in pairs to find the words.
Give each student a copy of the text which provides an overview of Cinco de Mayo. Have students read the text and highlight or underline the words that are most important to the text. Then hand out a copy of the word search (without the words listed). Students need to find the most important hidden in the word search.
* Word Search (with 27 words relating to Cinco de Mayo listed on the page)
* Word Search (without words listed)
* Text describing Cinco de Mayo for students to read and determine important words
* Word Search Answer Key
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Cinco de Mayo Close Reading Set