On September 8, 1900, in Galveston, Texas, the deadliest natural disaster in the United States happened--the Great Storm of 1900. Learn basic details and facts about Galveston, the hurricane, Isaac Cline and his family, and the time period using this fun-to-learn coloring sheets and activities in comic book format.
Use with history/social studies and across-curriculum.
This 58 page, non-fiction comic book includes: 19 fact-based comic pages for coloring Fast Facts about Galveston Easy-to-read and understand basic knowledge facts 20 blank text comic pages for coloring & rewriting text (retell story) Cover (use for both) & The End pages for binding & publishing
16 ELA & STEM Activities:
What I know about hurricanes… (Brainstorming/Prior Knowledge)
Ship Name and Flag Design (Symbolism)
Pros and Cons of Living on an Island (Compare and Contrast)
Persuasion Writing:Persuade a friend…
Compare and Contrast/Informative: Transportation changes…
Narrative Writing: Write about a time when…
Poetry (any style): Hurricane Poem Acrostic Poem:
Galveston Track the path of the hurricane (math/science)
Track weather changes (math/science)
Write a telegraph in Morse Code Hurricane evacuation: should you stay or leave?
My Hurricane Evacuation Plan Infograph using hurricane information
Timeline (make a creative timeline using symbols)
What better way to learn historical facts than through comics and re-telling stories
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huge freebie! thanks!
There is so much in here!! Awesome freebie. :)
Thank you for sharing this bit of Texas history!