Read and learn about the origin of Thanksgiving with a printable reading comprehension worksheet for 3rd grade.
Get Ready for Some Thanksgiving Reading Comprehension for 3rd Grade!
As educators, we’re sure you’ve heard of using a blended curriculum. Researchers and policymakers alike agree that blending science and social studies into reading instruction is a great way to engage your students and fit in all of those standards that you never have time for! We know you are constantly searching for innovative ways to engage our students and make sure your students master their reading standards, as well as science and social studies. One way to achieve this is by blending science and social studies standards into the broader curriculum, particularly by using reading comprehension activities.
Kick Off November By Reading Thanksgiving Passages
This resource download is the perfect way to kick off your November reading comprehension practice. These printable Thanksgiving activity sheets have students reading an informational text about the history of Thanksgiving and how it became a national holiday. Following the passage, students will answer a series of six reading comprehension questions, including
- Why do we celebrate Thanksgiving?
- When did Thanksgiving become a national holiday?
- Where is Thanksgiving celebrated around the world?
- What was the first Thanksgiving, and when was it held?
- Why do you think Lincoln felt that the holiday would bring the divided country together?
An answer key has been included with this resource.
Start Reading Thanksgiving Passages Today!
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