This is powerful learning resource. The students begin with the first section which has numbered paragraphs for helping not only what the title says with fluency but also pertinent elements of culture, etc. Next come
1. Word Search For The Chinese New Year (words kept in the context of sentences)
Answers Key For 1. Word Search For The Chinese New Year
2. Word Search For The Chinese New Year (words kept in the context of sentences)
Answers Key For 2. Word Search For The Chinese New Year
Divide The Words Activity with Answers Key (words kept in the context of 16 sentences)
Part 1. Study Material For Tests
Mutliple Choice Test of 25 questions with Answers Key
True-False Test of 25 questions with Answers Key
INTERACTIVE VIDEO LINKS for Articles, Books, Videos, Social groups (handy for doing book reports, research papers, etc)
Public Domain Maps & Pictures Re Population, Languages, Faiths, Culture that can be moved about and resized etc; for example for art projects, classroom décor or theming, reward stickers, etc.
COMMON CORE INFORMATIONAL TEXT SUGGESTIONS/REMINDERS:
ELAS.R.IT, numbers 1-10, as synthesized for Grades 5-12 for helping with alignment
ONE PARAGRAPH ESSAY ABOUT THE CHINESE NEW YEAR: This includes a clear example of such an essay and instructions on how can students can write their own
HANDY SCORING OR REVISIONS RUBRIC FOR ESSAYS SUCH AS “THE CHINESE NEW YEAR”
CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION FOR “THE CHINESE NEW YEAR,” an item that many students enjoy and which is a tangible indication of your care for the parents and administrators
IDEAS FOR BETTER TEACHING THIS AND OTHER SUBJECTS in more interesting and creative ways
H.O.T.S. (HIGHER ORDER THINKING SKILLS) AND THE CHINESE NEW YEARS
tells how you can simply implement HOTS regarding the topic and regardless of student grade levels
MANY OF the products in my TpT store mention and support educational standards such as are used in various states, districts and also the Common Core State Standards written and developed by the National Governors’ Association Center for Best Practices and Council of Chief State School Officers © Copyright 2010. The afore-mentioned do not endorse, sanction or approve this publication or any other publication/s by this author/publisher. Any use of “aligned with,” “aligned to” or the like simply mean in the supportive spirit of and again do not state or imply an endorsement.
REASONS TO CONSIDER PURCHASING FROM THIS STORE: 1. Tons of resources, 2. so much reusable over the years ahead, 3. buying it is more convenient than trying to make it yourself, 4. students enjoy the fun components they stay more on task learning, 5. most word searches have a format helping teach information with the words, 6. most resources’ have reading components tied into with other components making them more handy and helpful, 7. Attractive, professional looks, 8. Many resources with some Spanish to help ESL/ELL students to not be totally left out; 9. the prices are right; and, 10: you’ll love it your students stay busy learning like happy bees at the honey hive of knowledge, your classroom, even as they have in mine since these have been teacher and students-tested.
SPANISH used in some resources in my store is more the informal Latino Spanish actually used by most students from Latin America than the formal Castilian of Spain; so there are some differences in grammar, spelling and or vocabulary even as there are with American and British English.
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