This is a great way to kick off the three day holiday! This product provides the historical significance of Memorial Day, it's inception and how it has evolved. This a complete lesson with tons of options for extension, including a letter template to send to soldiers or families that have sacrificed. Here's what you get:
✎ A two page close reading
✎ A Common Core graphic organizer with answer key!
✎ A reading historical text annotation guide
✎ A template letter to a soldier/family with teacher instructions, including links to letter distribution volunteer sites.
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Tony Pavlovich, Instructomania