Veterans Day Literacy Activities | Social Studies | US History Digital Available

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4th - 5th, Homeschool
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This is a great resource for teaching students about Veteran's Day! I love how you included a variety of activities! My students learned so much and were so engaged!
Great activities included for students. They are engaging and easy to add to our lessons. Thanks so much.
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This Veterans Day printable resource will help your students know why we celebrate Veterans Day! This resource is designed to provide basic information about how Veterans Day came to be, what it stands for, and why we celebrate. This is Common Core packed with reading, writing, and vocabulary. Informational text is included for teacher and student use. There is an easy-to-use DIGITAL version available HERE and for only $1 more, you can purchase both the digital and printable together HERE!

Higher-Level Thinking questions based on the Veterans Day book are part of this resource which can be used as part of whole group instruction, used as an independent thinking, and/or writing activity

** Be sure to check out the preview to make sure it is appropriate for the grade level you teach.**

Included in this jam-packed resource:

⭐ A short informational book about Veterans Day

⭐ A student book about Veterans Day (same as the teacher’s copy)

⭐ Interactive Vocabulary/Facts Card Matching Game that can be used for group work or individual centers. Included is a recording sheet that can be used as an assessment.

Read for Details Worksheet Fill in the blank worksheet. Students should use their personal readers to help find details.

Editing Sentences Worksheet can be used as an assessment piece if desired. Students find and fix mistakes in sentences and included capitalization and punctuation.

Word Search Vocabulary

Writing Activities - Two different writing activities plus an acrostic poem are given for you to choose from. Use one or all three!


1 worksheet with Veterans Day one-syllable words

1 worksheet with Veterans Day two-syllable words

1 worksheet with Veterans Day three-syllable words

Even the upper elementary kids beg to play “games” instead of doing worksheets or answering questions at the end of the chapter! All of these activities in the individual products are hands-on & interactive. Also included for your convenience are worksheets (recording sheets) and answer keys.

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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.
Distinguish their own point of view from that of the author of a text.
Use information gained from illustrations (e.g., maps, photographs) and the words in a text to demonstrate understanding of the text (e.g., where, when, why, and how key events occur).
Determine the main idea of a text and explain how it is supported by key details; summarize the text.
Explain events, procedures, ideas, or concepts in a historical, scientific, or technical text, including what happened and why, based on specific information in the text.


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