The Fourth of July in Colorado

Short excerpt from America's Library article
The Fourth of July in Colorado
Many American cities have rodeos but Greeley, Colorado, has the "Worlds' Largest Fourth of July Rodeo."

I. Vocabulary words from this article:

agriculture
compete
cooperation
crop
irrigation
officially
quality
ranch
rodeo
stampede

Click here for vocabulary matching exercise.

II. Pre-Reading Questions

What do you know about rodeos?
In which part of the U.S. are most of these events held?

III. Reading Time

Click here to read the article
The 4th of July in Colorado
from America's Library (www.americaslibrary.gov)
When you have finished reading, return to this page and answer the questions below.

IV. Post-Reading Questions

Click here to take a comprehension quiz.

Google search Search