An eleven page study of the ancient Persian New Year, Nowruz, which falls on the Vernal Equinox. A five page description of the history and traditions of the celebration is followed by multiple choice and short answer question sets, a writing prompt, as well as a 20 word glossary.
Read about the Feast of the Kings, a French holiday, and answer the questions. Includes a recipe for a galette.
Lire au sujet de la fête des rois en anglais, répondre aux questions. Avec une recette pour la galette des rois.
In the U.S., Independence Day is celebrated on July 4th. On July 14th, the French celebrate Bastille Day. Learn more about this holiday and then answer the multiple choice questions and fill in the Venn diagram.
This one page nonfiction selection explains the possible origins and some beliefs about this February 2nd holiday. It is followed by 6 true/false questions, 3 multiple choice questions, and 5 questions that require brief written responses.
A play-script of the classic poem, Twas the Night Before Christmas, with six designated reading parts for classroom use. Can also be adapted as a choral reading. A set of comprehension questions and a vocabulary activity is included.
Enhance a holiday favorite with this unit, which reinforces skills such as spelling, vocabulary, and comprehension, and includes several thoughtful writing prompts to personalize Chris Van Allsburg's Christmas story.