Memorial Day Activities | WRITING Unit | End of the Year

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Teacher's Brain - Cindy Martin
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1st - 5th, Homeschool
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Teacher's Brain - Cindy Martin


This is a great unit for helping students in grades 1-3 to understand the meaning of Memorial Day. There is a poster, word wall words, informative and letter writing included.

Pg. 1 Cover Page

Pg. 2 Directions

Pg. 3 Informational Sheet About the Holiday to Read to Students

Pg. 4 & 5 Acrostic Poems with self rating system at the bottom

Pg. 6 Home of the Free Because of the Brave Printable (I have them draw pictures of what a solder looks like after we search solders on the internet.)

Pg.7 Informational Writing for Memorial Day Planning Page

Pg. 8 Informational Writing Page

Pg.9 Thank You, Hero Letter

Pg.10 Thank You Letter (primary lines)

Pg. 11 POSTER for students to fill out (see preview)

Pg. 12 Poster about informative writing

Pg. 13Transitional Words and Phrases List

Pg. 14 and 15 Word Wall Words

Pg. 16 Informative Rubric

Pg. 17 Credits

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15 pages
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1 Week
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