This part of myPresidents' Day Close Read Unit
. It is closely aligned to the Common Core State Standards for Informational Text. Included is a biography of Abraham Lincoln, text dependent questions, and a "fun facts" poster. The article is offfered on three different levels of text and vocabulary complexity. The differentiation is done for you! Perfect for increasing exposure to rigorous texts, whole group instruction, small group instruction, homework, individual reading and responding and much more!
The larger Presidents' Day Close Read Unit
includes: George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, Franklin D. Roosevelt, John F. Kennedy, and Barack Obama.
For your Presidents Day unit you may also be interested in the following resources:
Presidents Day- Fun Facts
-Your Presidents Day or US Presidents unit is about to get a lot more interesting! This product contains "fun fact" posters on every US president.
-Do you know which US president had 2 pet raccoons that often wandered the White House? Or which president proposed to his wife on their first date? 4 US presidents were college cheerleaders... can you name them? This unit will not only engage your students but it is sure to teach you some new trivia as well!
**Please Note** President Donald Trump will be added to this unit shortly after his Inauguration Day (before February 1).
George Washington- Student Booklets and More
- This product is the perfect way to share the story of George Washington's life with primary students! The engaging illustrations and clear, simple text make this student booklet practical and meaningful for students. Best of all there is NO PREP for the teacher!
Included in this product:
-2 student booklets with black & white illustrations (for students to color) - one based on the life of George Washington and one based on "Fun Facts" about George Washington
-Matching class books with full color illustrations (You can print these large, color versions and add them to your class library)
American Symbols and Citizenship BUNDLE
This 128 page bundle includes both my: American Symbols and Citizenship units at a great value!
American Symbols- Close Reading, Posters & More
This product was designed to give primary students an understanding of the following American Symbols: the American flag, the bald eagle, Mount Rushmore, the White House, the Statue of Liberty, the Liberty Bell, the Washington Monument, the Lincoln Memorial, and the Great Seal of the United States. This unit will give your students exposure to informational text, new vocabulary experiences, and an understanding of many American symbols. The simple text and rich, high quality photographs make this unit very meaningful for young students!
Being a Good Citizen an Informational Text Unit
This 61 page informational text unit is based on citizenship! It was designed for kindergarten and first grade students and closely aligns to the Common Core State Standards for Informational Text. This unit presents 7 informational text articles based on citizenship. High quality photographs engage students and enhance their learning. These articles provide detailed information in a very basic format.
For more differentiated reading passages please consider these great resources!:
Presidents Day Differentiated Close Reading
Arctic Animals- Differentiated Close Reading Bundle
Habitats- A Differentiation Close Reading Bundle
The Rainforest and Rainforest Animals- Differentiated Close Reading
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