Christmas Around the World Passages Leveled Task Cards Nonfiction 2

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These nonfiction leveled reading passages will be a HIT with every student in your class no matter their reading level. These texts will contain facts and nonfiction information about Christmas traditions in six different countries around the world. Each reading task card will get the students to delve deeper into the text by reading and responding directly to the questions about the text.

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Christmas Around The World Reading Comprehension Task Cards 2 {France, Sweden, Mexico, Lebanon, Brazil & China}: Take a trip around the world reading all about Christmas! This pack would make a good addition to your unit during November/December.

Check out Christmas Around the World 1 {America, Canada, Italy, Germany, Australia, & England} for part 1 of Christmas Around the World Reading Comprehension Task Cards!

These task cards were made for reading and comprehension fluency. These cards are non-fictional passages about how different countries celebrate Christmas. There are six cards in total with two levels. Level 1 is of grades 1-3 reading level and level 2 is of K-1 reading level. You may choose the set that you want to print out, laminate and reuse. I use the easier sets with my ESL students. Reading comprehension is one of the most important skills teachers can impart to their students. Help students develop critical thinking skills with this set.

What's included:

- 6 passage cards for level 1 (Grades 2-3) with questions for responding to the text.

- 6 passage cards for level 2 (Grades K-1) with questions for responding to the text.

- 3 response sheets

- 2 independent comprehension readers (each level) and questions to follow.

Skills these cards address are:

- identifying details

- understanding content

- fluency

- expanding vocabulary

- drawing conclusions

You might like these other leveled reading comprehension task cards:

Christmas Around the World 1

Christmas Around the World 2

Christmas Around the World 3

Spiders, Bats, & Pumpkins

Classifying Animals

Natural Disasters


Reindeers, Christmas Beetles, Christmas Trees

Artctic Animals

Food Chains

Apples & Johnny Appleseed

Thanksgiving & Forest Animals

The Rainforest

Ocean Animals

New Year's Day, MLK Junior, & Chinese New Year

Weather & Seasons


The Nervous System

Common Core Standards:

CC.1.RL.1 – Ask and answer questions about key details in a text.

CC.1.RL.2 - Retell stories, including key details, and demonstrate understanding of their central message or lesson.

CC.1.RF.3 – Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.

CC.1.L.4 - Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on grade 1 reading and content, choosing flexibly from an array of strategies.

RF.1.4: Read with sufficient accuracy and fluency to support comprehension.

How to use these cards:

There are many options upon using these cards and they are all depending on preferences. In literacy centres, you could print, laminate and instruct students to highlight the key evidence from the text, as well as look for meanings in new vocabulary.

You could also print out the black and white versions and give each student a different text to work on. Following this, they could summarize their text in writing or they could orally present it to the class.

More Christmas Units you might like:

Differentiated Reading Comprehension Task Cards Reindeer, Christmas Beetles, Christmas Trees Non-Fiction Reading {K-3}

Differentiated Reading Comprehension Task Cards Christmas Around The World 1 {6 Countries Non-Fiction Reading {K-3}

Differentiated Reading Comprehension Task Cards Christmas Around The World 2 {6 Countries Non-Fiction Reading {K-3}

Christmas Math & Literacy activities for K & G1 - Common Core

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FREE Christmas First Grade No Prep Math & Literacy Printables

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Preschool & Kindergarten Christmas Activities & Stations

Fry Fluency Phrases {Scavenger Hunt - Santa's Goofy Stockings 20 Phrases}

Grammar ELA Craft {My Wacky Craft First Grade Christmas Edition}

FREE Building Sentences - Messy Stockings {First 5 Fry Words!} K-G1

ESL & Grades 3-5 Christmas Cheer Around the World! {Italy, France, America, & Australia}

FREE ESL & Grades 3-5 Christmas Cheer Freebie! {flashcards, games, verb/noun sort, hunt a word}

Hope you love them! Happy teaching! :)

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