Veterans Day Writing, Memorial Day Reading, Memorial Day ELA activities, Remembrance Day ELA activities, Veterans Day Reading
This package lends itself well to Veterans Day, Memorial Day or Remembrance Day. It was designed for grades 5 and up. It contains Reading (Informational Text) and Writing activities that will augment these holidays. This package can also act as a ‘stand alone’ history unit or a reading in the content areas unit (nonfiction).
This package contains:
•Informational Text and student worksheets on:
-The significance of Veterans Day, Memorial Day and Remembrance Day
-World War 1
-World War 2
-The significance of the poppy and the poem ‘In Flanders Fields’
• two 17 slide PowerPoint Presentations on World War 1 and World War 2
•detailed teacher directions
•student response worksheets (to text) with questions on a literal, inferential and evaluative level. Also included is a building vocabulary section.
•structured poetry Writing activities
•narrative writing activities
•student graphic organizers and templates
•answer keys and an assessment rubric for poetry