Christmas Fluency Phrases, Sentences, Game: A Holiday themed pack of fluency task cards, including a game to go with the cards. This is the perfect literacy center for combining fluency practice with holiday fun. This is adapted from the poem by Clement C. Moore, Twas the Night Before Christmas.
These task cards of phrases and sentences derived from 'Twas the Night Before Christmas will help your readers read with fluency, while adding an extra sprinkle of holiday fun.
Many of the lines of the poem were slightly changed to suit young readers. They are randomly arranged on cards.
*There are multiple ways to use this resource!
~Use for small groups, and literacy centers!
~Use with or without the game board.
~Use the cards for writing sentences, parts of speech, and for board game cards.
~Use for reviewing parts of speech (You might have kids identify the nouns, verbs, adjectives, and adverbs in sentences.)
~Look for similes, and multiple meanings of words.
Game (fluency practice)
30 sentences (derived from the poem)
30 phrases (derived from sentences)
2 decorative digital papers to print as card backs (optional)
Laminating these cards will make them last a long time. It is worth the time! Or store the whole pages in clear plastic page protectors.
Common Core aligned for Reading Foundational Skills: Fluency
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Note: The poem, Twas the Night Before Christmas, was written by Clement C. Moore, and is in the public domain for commercial use.