MEMORIAL DAY - First Grade books

Here are the easiest books about Memorial Day.

bookcover of Let's Get Ready for Memorial Day(Welcome Books: Celebrations)by Lloyd G. DouglasLet's Get Ready for Memorial Day
(Welcome Books: Celebrations)
by Lloyd G. Douglas

This book is part of a series where each book focuses on a holiday. In Let's Get Ready for Memorial Day an elementary school girl and her class learn about Memorial Day. They make flags and then the girl goes with her father to a war memorial to honor those who died serving their country.

Getting Ready
Memorial Day
A War Memorial

New Words
To Find Out More
About the Author
Here is some sample text from two pages to give you an idea of what content is like:
We are making American
flags for Memorial Day.

We use red and blue
markers to make our flags.

The American flag has
fifty stars.

I put stars on my flag.
Reading Information:
Word Count: 133
Page Count: 24
Accelerated Reading level:  1.8 / points: 0.5
AR quiz: 68225
  • Publisher: Children's Press(CT) (March 2003)
  • ISBN-10: 0516243543
  • sample pages available

bookcover of Memorial Day (American Holidays) by Connor DaytonMemorial Day
(American Holidays)
by Connor Dayton
ContentsWhat is Memorial Day?
A Meanful HolidayMemorial Day Fun

Words to Know
Web Sites
Here is some sample text from two pages:

Memorial Day is the last
Monday in May.

This holiday honors soldiers
who died serving America.

Reading Information:
Word Count: 88
Page Count: 24
Accelerated Reading level: 1.9 / points: 0.5
AR quiz: 149580
  • Publisher: Powerkids Pr (January 15, 2012)
  • ISBN-10: 1448862442

Memorial Day / Dia De Los Caidos
by Connor Dayton

This is the Spanish version of Dayton's book.

compiled by Pam T

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