The Wright Brothers: Independent Reading Activity Pages

Here are great activities that teach about the Wright Brothers and celebrate the history of flight. Filled with fascinating facts about flight, an engaging passage about Orville and Wilbur Wright, and a variety of fun activities. See Full Product Description.

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Orville and Wilbur Wright were pioneers of aviation and their historic flight changed history! Students can read about these famous American brothers and the history of flight, as they complete fun activities, including:

• performing a science investigation
• identifying similarities and differences
• solving a maze
• completing a word search
• and more

Perfect for fast finishers, reading centers, independent work, or homework, this set can also be used in conjunction with a unit on National Aviation Month, American history, famous Americans, or inventions. A great way to boost reading comprehension skills and build thematic vocabulary.

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