This emergent reader goes along with the essential question in BA: Why do we celebrate people and events? This informational reader explains in easy to understand language what an opinion is. It also tells what things the character likes to do on 3 holidays. You can use this reader in a number of ways. Your students can use these as a Daily 5 center. When you are finished with the unit, you can send it home for homework. You can use these in your guided reading group for those struggling or English Learner students.