Read a John Henry tall tale and answer the multiple choice questions, then read a true story about John Henry with short answer comprehension questions. Sort fact from fiction in a review worksheet. Think and write about the values reflected in these tall tales. Finally: Write your own John Henry tall tale. A great unit!
[member-created with abctools] Write a Groundhog Day report on the lined paper with a realistic picture of a groundhog across the top of the page. Use the words in the provided word bank (from "brown" to "vegetarian") to write the report.
This one page nonfiction selection explains the possible origins and some beliefs about this February 2nd holiday. It is followed by 6 true/false questions, 3 multiple choice questions, and 5 questions that require brief written responses.