Learning about United States History can be FUN! Not only will your students be practicing comprehension strategies, locating information, and learning vocabulary, they will also be learning about Lewis and Clark and the Corps of Discovery!
This biography study, based on the book In Their Own Words: Lewis and Clark
, is common core aligned for 4th and 5th grade classes. The product includes:
*4th and 5th grade common core standards for teacher use and I
can... statement printables for display.
*Six foldable reading response question sheets which include vocabulary, literal and inferential comprehension questions, and about the text questions.
*Answer key for all six reading response sheets
*Vocabulary assessment with answer key
*End of biography short essay assessment
Students will be locating information from text features, graphic features, and organizational features of informational text.
Also available: The companion unit Sacagawea
**This product is the work of T.Danley of Literacy Loves Company. It is intended to support the implementation of the CCSS. No approval by, nor association with, the creators of the CCSS is intended or implied.
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