Memorial Day Activities

Memorial Day Activities
Memorial Day Activities
Memorial Day Activities
Memorial Day Activities
Memorial Day Activities
Memorial Day Activities
Memorial Day Activities
Memorial Day Activities
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Help your students differentiate between Memorial Day and Veterans Day, with content rich reading and writing activities including nonfiction articles about this important American holiday, perfect to help your students practice close reading strategies. Nonfiction articles also include activities that require students to use text based evidence and encourage critical thinking.

Short on time to teach Memorial Day this year? Complete activities in group settings and encourage meaningful discourse in a short amount of time!

CONTENTS:
Reading
→Informational Passages & Reader Response Questions:
→Let’s Learn about Memorial Day
→A Symbol of Remembrance: The Red Poppy
→Memorial Day and Veterans Day
→Flanders Fields Poem
→Look It Up! Vocabulary Words
→Fill In the Blank Cloze Passage
→Honoring Our Soldiers Acrostic Poem & Illustration
→Always In Our Hearts: Soldier Character Trait Reflection
→Memorial Day Writing Prompts and Graphic Organizers
*Opinion, Explanatory, Narrative*
→Memorial Day Writing Paper
→Memorial Day 3*2*1
→Memorial Day Word Search and Answer Key

Suggestions for Effective Classroom Use:
✓Morning Work
✓Centers
✓Partner Work
✓Independent Reading Practice
✓Independent Writing Practice
✓Whole Class Instruction
✓Bulletin Boards-Several different activities included could be used for bulletin board displays this May.

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Recent Feedback on this Product:

"Very informative, kids will learn much when reading, also very creative activities. Thanks!"

"Great activities...my class enjoyed doing them!"

"These are very informative articles. Thank you for sharing!"

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This product is also part of an American Holiday Bundle!
American Holiday Bundle

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