Would you like to introduce topics from History
into your daily reading schedule?
Do you need a no-prep resource
to include Historic Topics
in your Reading lessons?
Want to address Current Events in Summer
with a Historical
Open this FREEBIE to find the Complete History in Headline News Summer Bundle
. This bundle includes a Headline News Informational
or Nonfiction Text
Reading for each week in the months of June and July with actual events that happened on the corresponding days of the month.
8 History Headline News Readings
1 Reproducible Weekly Student News Organizer
Analysis Guide on Organizer and Readings for Who, What, When, Where and Why
Teacher Guide with Suggestions for Varied Implementation
Topics Covered This Month:
Maj. Edward White II Gemini 4 Space Walk
George Washington Building Fort Necessity
D-Day and the Allies Landing at Normandy
Secretariat Winning Triple Crown
Ben Franklin Flying His Kite to Collect Electricity
Supreme Court Miranda Rights Ruling
Henry Flipper Graduating as First African-American from West Point
Statue of Liberty Arriving in America
First Nickelodeon Opening
Sitting Bull and Crazy Horse Defeating Custer
Louis Armstrong Jazz Player
Emile Blondin Crossing Niagara Falls on Tightrope
Battle of Gettysburg
President Johnson Signing Civil Rights Act
Vietnam Casualties of War
Declaration of Independence Adopted by Continental Congress
Train Collision in Tennessee
First Quakers Coming to America
Live Aid Concert for Aid to Famine in Africa
US - USSR Space Meet Up
Scopes Monkey Trial on Evolution
Seneca Falls Women's Rights Meeting
Nixon-Khrushchev Kitchen Debate
Senate Approval of United Nations Charter
French Assistance in American Revolution
American Involvement in WWI
Use as bellringers
as you introduce each day's event in history, set up in Centers
for informational or nonfiction text reading practice, or provide as whole class historical discussion starters
Each week of the month is represented so you can use this resource year after year. Perfect for summer reading, NTI activities, or skills practice for struggling readers.
Answer Key is not included since student responses may vary.
Additional History in Headline News months are available or coming soon!
Each month's bundle includes DAILY readings!
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