The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Lesson for Kids

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In ''The Legend of Sleepy Hollow'', what job does Ichabod Crane have in town?

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1. In ''The Legend of Sleepy Hollow'', what did the Headless Horseman carry in his arms and throw at Ichabod?

2. In ''The Legend of Sleepy Hollow'', what was the only item they found of Ichabod's after he disappeared?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet ask questions about the characters and themes in the story. You will also be quizzed on definitions.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz will test you on the following topics:

  • Ichabod Crane's job
  • What the Headless Horseman carries
  • The item found after Ichabod's disappearance
  • The meaning of 'superstitious'
  • A main theme of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz let you practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure you understand the lesson about The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
  • Information recall - use what you learned to answer questions about the occupation of Ichabod Crane and the object carried by the Headless Horseman
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can define terms such as 'superstitious'
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about a main theme of the story

Additional Learning

To learn more about The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, review The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Lesson for Kids. This lesson covers the following topics:

  • Washington Irving - the writer of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
  • The plot of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
  • Characters of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
  • Definitions of words in The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
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