Search form


American Red Cross

 

Click for a PDF (portable document format) printable version of this Every-Day Edit activity.

Scroll down or click for work sheet text and answer key.

Click for our archive of Every-Day Edit activities from previous weeks.

Click for Ideas for Using Every-Day Edit in the classroom.

Activity Key

Uncorrected Text

Clara Barton is born on December 25, 1821. As an young adult, she become a teacher and, later, a clerk in the U.S. Patent Office in Washington, D.C. then the Civil War took her live in a very different direction. Clara travel to the front lines of battle as a nurse. In 1881, she would founded the American Red Cross. Since that time, the Red Cross has benn an active force in helping countless victim in there time of need.

Answer Key

Clara Barton was born on December 25, 1821. As a young adult, she became a teacher and, later, a clerk in the U.S. Patent Office in Washington, D.C. Then the Civil War took her life in a very different direction. Clara traveled to the front lines of battle as a nurse. In 1881, she would found [or "she founded"] the American Red Cross. Since that time, the Red Cross has been an active force in helping countless victims in their time of need.

 

Copyright © Education World