★ Have you wondered where Memorial Day came from? The traditions? The celebrations? Are you looking to expose your students to cultural history as it relates to customs and traditions? Find out more about this American holiday and its origins with this close reading!
★ This resource is designed to allow your students to Close Read about Memorial Day – the history and origins of this holiday. Critical Thinking questions and vocabulary study are included in this pack.
THIS PRODUCT INCLUDES:
★ 2-Page Passage
★ 8 Question Close Read
★ 2 Critical Thinking Questions
★ 7 Vocabulary Words (Using Context Clues)
★ A Writing Activity
★ Two Poems About Poppies & Memorial Day
★ An Extension Activity about the Remembrance Poppy
★ Fun Posters to Hang in Your Classroom!
MEETS THE FOLLOWING STANDARDS:
★ Cite Specific Details and Make Inferences (R.1)
★ Summary of Important Details (R.2)
★ Historical/Political Concepts (R.3)
★ Content Vocabulary with Context Clues (R.4)
★ Text Structure (R.5)
★ Visual and Multimedia (R.7)
★ Text Complexity (R.10)
★ A TASK CARD OPTION IS INCLUDED FOR THE CLOSE READING QUESTIONS!
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