What is Independence Day? And why is it such a big celebration for our friends in America?
Use the American Independence Day Resource Bundle to answer these questions and engage your students in a study of celebrations and commemorations in America and around the world.
Australian Curriculum Link: ACHASSK065
This resource is delivered as a 15 page PDF in A4 size.
So, what's included?
✓ Dozens of ideas to introduce the topic, dig a little deeper and get creative with it!
✓ Entertaining 400-word article entitled Stars & Stripes targeted at readers in Years 3-6.
✓ Celebrations & Commemorations definitions poster
✓ KW Chart template to find out what students know, and what they would like to know about American Independence Day, or a national or international celebration of their choice.
✓ The Fourth of July in Pictures.
✓ Independence Day Sensory Chart worksheet asks students to imagine was Fourth of July festivities look like, smell like, sound like etc...
✓ Independence Day Comprehension Questions
✓ American Symbol Match worksheet
✓ Independence Day and Australia Day comparative worksheet
✓ Celebration Passport template
Purchase Issue 21 of HistoriCool Magazine in print or digital format to use this resource alongside the coinciding mag: www.historicool.com.au