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Help your students better understand the history behind Memorial Day with this fun, interactive and engaging resource. Students in 4th and 5th grades will enjoy the informative reading. Many 3rd grade students have also enjoyed this packet of activities.
You will find worksheets which can be used for assessments, small groups, or centers and that the components of this resource make it easy to differentiate your instruction. Many Common Core objectives are covered.
The informational (non-fiction) book has a teacher copy and also copies for the students to use to assist with the activities. Real photos are used.
This resource includes:
⭐ Memorial Day Informational Book for you to read aloud to your students to help teach about the importance of Memorial Day and how it came to be. Real photos enrich this reader.
⭐ Memorial Day Student Reader for students to highlight or underline when searching for important information
⭐ Reading Comprehension Questions about Memorial Day
⭐ Interactive Time Line about the evolution of Memorial Day
⭐ Facts and Opinion Worksheet to assess knowledge
⭐ Word Search for vocabulary reinforcement in a FUN way! (Even upper elementary kiddos like FUN!)
⭐ Synonym Worksheet using words such as: celebrated, evolved, gradually, conflict (and more)
⭐ Culminating writing activity that can be used as an assessment and/or a tool to teach writing skills
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