We found 241 reviewed resources for fourth of july
Frederick Douglass’s Speech “The Meaning of the Fourth of July for the Negro”Lesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
"The Fourth of July is yours, not mine." When Fredrick Douglass said these words in 1852, how did advocates of slavery, as well as Douglass' antislavery audience, react? Here is an excellent instructional activity not only for analyzing...
Fourth of July (Grades 3-5)Lesson Planet
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Bring history to life for your young scholars with a Fourth of July lesson series. After a class reading of the Declaration of Independence, students translate this pivotal document into layman's terms before working in small groups to...
Fourth of July Addition and SubtractionLesson Planet
2nd - 3rd
What is Thomas Jefferson signing? Focus on American history with this cross-curricular math puzzle. Learners utilize addition and subtraction skills to solve the mystery of the Fourth of July. All numbers are 3-digit, and there are no...
Exploring the Hypocrisy of American Slavery with Frederick Douglass’ “What to the Slave is the Fourth of July?”Lesson Planet
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Young historians analyze the words of Frederick Douglass as he considered the contradictions of the United States as a slave-owning nation that celebrated equality and freedom on the Fourth of July.
"What to Expect on the Fourth of July" Social StoryLesson Planet
Pre-K - 3rd
The social story "What to Expect on the Fourth of July" not only lets learners with autism know what to expect on this very American holiday, but also explains what behaviors are appropriate when at a fireworks display or picnic.
The American Revolution: Give Me LibertyLesson Planet
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
More than fireworks, barbeques, or sunny picnic afternoons, the Fourth of July marks a formative and important time in American history. Learn more about the key figures in the American Revolution with a collection of lesson plans, which vary in difficulty and complexity, making it a good addition to both middle and high school history classes.
Freedom, Rights, and ResponsibilitiesLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students look at the primary sources that emerged from the Exodus (the Ten Commandments) and the War of Independence (the Declaration of Independence) and examine how each attempts to construct a free society and a definition of freedom....
Fourth of July Add or Subtract WorksheetsLesson Planet
3rd - 4th CCSS: Designed
There are actually two Independence-Day-themed worksheets in this resource. Patriots solve three-digit addition and subtraction problems, then find the letter from the key that corresponds to each of their answers. As they place each...