This is a nonfictional packet on the history of the 4th of July/Independence Day! It includes activities targeted for mid to upper elementary, but may be modified to include additional grades as well. It includes:
•4th of July History: Read the short passage to your students to teach them about the importance of this American holiday.
•Comprehension Questions: See what your students remember by asking them comprehension questions about the passage. Available with and without multiple choice options!
•Fourth of July BINGO: Practice vocabulary and inferencing with this game!
•12 Patriotic Symbols: Match up the common patriotic symbols in a matching game, or use them to learn new vocabulary!
•Compare & Contrast Venn Diagrams: Compare July 4th with other holidays!
•6 Writing Pages: Work on writing with these writing prompts and blank writing page.
•Description Webs: Describe Patriotic Symbols
•2 adaptable Speech Sound Worksheets: Carry over your history lesson into speech…perfect for take-home practice! Also good for write-the-room and sight words.
•Color-the-Star Reinforcer Page: Have the students color or cover the stars when they say their words correctly or answer questions.
•Four Circle Reinforcer Pages: Have the students color or cover the dots when they say their words correctly or answer questions.
•Happy Independence Day Coloring Page: Color the American flag to decorate for 4th of July!
•4th of July Fact vs. Opinion: Write down 3 facts and 3 opinions about the 4th of July
•Open-ended board game: Because what is speech without a game involved?!?!
Be sure to check out the other History of....Holiday packets, and the HUGE Holiday History Money-Saving Bundle!
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