"Planes were falling all around us, bombs were coming too close for comfort. The Jap planes were cutting up the water with machine gun fire. All the guns on the ships were blazing away, talk about action, never a dull moment."
This gripping NO PREP reading passage and response question worksheet will bring the action of the Pacific theater to life for you students. The passage introduces Kamikaze attacks and includes an engaging primary source account from a U.S. sailor during the Battle of Leyte Gulf. After reading the passage, students complete the response worksheet which contains a mix of multiple choice and short answer questions.
This product works well as an in class activity, hook/attention grabber, homework or sub plan. Just print and go!
Astonishing reading passage of the sinking of the USS Indianapolis - the worst shark attack in history!
Sinking of the USS Indianapolis - The Worst Shark Attack in History
Jaw-dropping primary source account of the Bataan Death March
Bataan Death March
You and your students will love this gripping reading passage about the Invasion of Poland
WWII - Invasion of Poland Reading Passage
If you enjoyed this product you will love the engaging Theodore Roosevelt Station Activity
Theodore Roosevelt Stations Activity
Engaging Westward Expansion unit bundle at an amazing value! FULL PREVIEW AVAILABLE!
Westward Expansion Unit Bundle
Check out this gripping story of Hoboes during the Great Depression. This primary source account with response questions will leave your students with an unforgettable understanding of the Depression Era.
Hoboes during the Great Depression Activity
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