This booklet briefly and simply explains some of the more common Christmas celebrations around the world: St. Lucia Day, Las Posadas, Noel, Sinterklaas, Boxing Day, Epiphany, and Christmas in Germany and the southern hemisphere.
Mr. Hu and Mr. Watt get caught in an Abbot and Costella style conversation, while trying to make a Christmas tree deal. A six page original script designed to read aloud in class, with a page each of multiple choice questions and short answer questions.
A straightforward presentation of the Christmas story, including information about secular and religious Christmas traditions. It is followed by 6 multiple choice questions and 5 questions that require brief written reponses.
Four reading comprehension selections tell the legendary origins of some Christmas traditions, Christmas trees, Christmas wreaths, and stockings. Each is followed by sets of multiple choice questions and several questions requiring brief written responses.
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.
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.