Declaration of Independence
: if you are studying the Declaration of Independence or events surrounding the American Revolution, then this poster will fit right into your lessons.
Let your students show what they've learned about their studies of the Declaration of Independence by using this 8.5 x 11 poster. This poster will look great hanging outside your classroom, and parents will enjoy reading them when they are sent home.
I have marked this poster for grades 4-5, but please read the topics below to help you decide if it will work for you.
Grab your media specialist, check books out from the library to have in class, use your social studies book, watch videos, go to the computer lab, etc. Use whatever resources you would like to have students fill in the information.
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The Declaring Independence poster activity has plenty of places for students to add their own creative touches with color.
The sections for the students to fill out as a writing activity are:
*Place for their name
* Were the colonists justified in resisting British policies? Explain
*The Declaration of Independence was written because...
*“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their creator with certain _______________ rights” What are our natural rights?
*________________wrote the first draft of the Declaration of Independence
*Adopted on ___________
*The Second Continental Congress was:
*Ways I celebrate Independence Day
Use as a center activity, homework project, partner activity, before standardized testing, part of a unit test review, etc. Also, it's perfect for a sub. project if you have already studied these topics. Use it in your classroom however you would like.
For other creative lesson ideas, click on 'elementary lesson plans' by my picture above.
labels: fourth of July, Independence day, declaring independence, Declaration of Independence
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