Declaration of Independence

Declaration of Independence
Declaration of Independence
Declaration of Independence
Declaration of Independence
Declaration of Independence
Declaration of Independence
Declaration of Independence
Declaration of Independence
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Declaration of Independence No Prep Lesson: PowerPoint, Reading Passage, Activities, Quiz

This resource pack is a no prep complete lesson about the Declaration of Independence that includes 3-5 days of materials.


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Perfect for sub plans!
This lesson can teach itself. Students can easily check their own answers with the included answer keys.

It includes:
• 12 slide PowerPoint presentation that can be used to facilitate discussion or have students take notes (PowerPoint presentation includes carefully curated videos & links that will enrich the lesson)
• slotted notes page so students can focus on recording the important information from the PowerPoint presentation Editable slotted notes included!
• informational reading passage about the Declaration of Independence (There are TWO versions of the reading passage included. One is the "paper saver" version for when you have to limit your copies. The other is the "note-taking" version that has enough space for annotating and taking notes. This version also includes bolded headers for the different sections!)
• 2 worksheet pages with 4 activities (key terms, dates & events, political cartoon, and a literacy connection) Each activity has two levels: a basic recall and an application of knowledge.
• quiz
• answer keys for the slotted notes, activity pages, and the quiz

→Short on time?←
Simply give students the reading passage, and they can complete the activities independently. All information needed for the activities is contained in the reading passage! This can also be used for homework.

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Brainy Apples
Heather LeBlanc, LLC
Total Pages
20 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 Week
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