Veterans Day Activities | Veterans Day Reading Comprehension

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3rd - 4th, Homeschool
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Your students will love learning about Veterans Day with this close reading activity packet that you can use as Reading Comprehension or Social Studies content. The text-based comprehension questions and KWL Chart support close reading and the after reading activities help kids understand what Veterans Day is all about!

Please see PREVIEW for a closer look!

Included in this packet:

  • Veterans Day Reading Passage
  • KWL Graphic Organizer
  • Two Pages of Comprehension Questions
  • Guiding Questions Student Copies
  • Thank a Veteran Collaborative Partner Activity
  • Create a Veterans Day Calendar
  • Vocabulary Map Activity
  • Write a Letter to Teacher or Parent
  • Answer Key
  • Thank You Card - Color/Black & White
  • Digital Version in Google Slides
  • Easel Activity Ready to Use!

Use this resource for:

  • Whole Group Instruction
  • Small Group Instruction
  • Centers
  • Distance Learning
  • Partner Work
  • Homework
  • Assessment

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.
Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 3 topic or subject area.
Distinguish their own point of view from that of the author of a text.


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