President's Day Fun!
This packet has everything you need for a great English Language Arts and History Unit on the Presidents.
It includes 6- 2 part Reader’s Theatres Scripts on 6 different Presidents. They are loaded with facts that your students should learn. A reporter interviews the President asking key questions about his life.
John F. Kennedy
Vocabulary Word Cards
These cards go along with words used in the Reader’s Theatre Presentations. These words would be great to use in a pocket chart for matching or to introduce before or after reading about the Presidents.
Compare and Contrast Activity
Comparing President George Washington and Abraham Lincoln for a great Venn diagram activity where students use the skill of comparing and contrasting. It includes Pictures and word cards which you sort under Abraham Lincoln, George Washington or both. Use in a pocket Chart for a great lesson on comparing and contrasting.
George Washington and Abraham Lincoln cloze sentence activity. Students fill in the missing words on two different worksheet,
Making words lesson with the word president. You can choose doing it independently or together on the pocket chart.
Biography Report Research Writing Activity
Rough draft paper that has an easy to follow step by step guide to making a great report on a President of the United States.
Final draft paper.
Have Fun! These are great activities that students will enjoy.
Also included letters for your bulletin board “Meet the Presidents”
Common Core Standards in English Language Arts that this lesson aligns with.
Please see the preview for a good look at what is included.
Happy Teaching! Jane