This Memorial Reading Resource includes TWO Grade Four and Grade Five informational passages with six engaging text dependent higher order thinking tasks - perfect for reading comprehension! Learn more about the history of Memorial Day and how Memorial Day is marked today. www.topteachingtasks.com
This is a reading comprehension passage about Memorial Day. It includes the history of Memorial Day and some common tips about celebrating Memorial Day and honoring our fallen soldiers. The passage is accompanied by a Memorial Day comprehension worksheet (multiple choice and short answer) and a Memorial Day writing prompt.Great for celebrating Memorial Day with your elementary students!Can be used as classwork or homework.If you enjoyed this Memorial Day product, be sure to check out other…
In Flanders Fields by John McCrae, May 1915 In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amid the guns below.
Let us never forget what Memorial Day is supposed to about: remembering and honoring the men and women who died in service to our nation. (Picture: World War two soldier burying a fellow service member.)