This is a 3 week reading workshop unit focusing on nonfiction text. It is created for second graders based on the Common Core Standards. The unit teaches about Christmas in Germany, Sweden, and America. There are lesson plans for 3 weeks and worksheets included to go with each lesson. There is a summative assessment at the end of the unit, as well as a book report worksheet if you choose to have your students read a book about another country.
There are recommended books in this unit, and in order to complete the unit effectively you will need to get the books.
The unit is religious and freely talks about the religious beliefs in the countries and what things symbolize. Please note this if you are not free to teach the various country's traditions!
The unit includes:
*3 week plans for Reading Workshop
*Lesson learning targets
*Worksheets that align with the lessons
I have created a Christmas Around the World project. You can find this in my TPT store. It goes with this unit perfectly. It includes 4 nonfiction books about Christmas in Mexico, Australia, Italy, and Poland.
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