A close reading activity about Abraham Lincoln. The informational text follows his election as President, the American Civil War and his assassination just days later. The reading comprehension resource is perfect for students in 3rd grade or 4th grade who are learning about U.S. History or for Presidents Day.
The activity requires NO PREP and has a body of text that students need to read through thoroughly; then they can use the text to find the comprehension and grammar answers. All texts then have an extension activity for those fast finishers.
Answers, for teacher use, are on the final page of the document.
Time allowance ( one hour)
5 minutes - read through the text individually.
40 minutes - answer questions using the text as guidance (including extension activity)
15 minutes - Teacher and students go through the text and answers
Store: Creative Primary Literacy