Christmas Games for Middle & High School Language Arts Challenging & Fun CCSS

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❄ Six Christmas-themed, fun, yet challenging, games and puzzles - Charades, "Cattergories" (based on Scattergories), Literary Devices Crossword Puzzle, Genres Bingo, Word Scramble, and Cranberries to Cranberries (based on the popular Apples to Apples wherein students match modifiers to nouns and verbs).

This set of fun and engaging activities is also available as part of my Multi-Holiday Growing Games MEGA Bundle. Check it out now!

Use these engaging, student-friendly games sporadically throughout the month of December, for one game-day in stations, or however you choose. Games can be played in partners, in small groups, or as a class. The crossword and word scramble puzzles are designed for solo or partner work. Fun, creative, CCSS based.

Learning through games is an effective scaffolding technique, which combines cognitive and affective teaching strategies, while addressing multiple intelligences and learning styles!☺ However you choose to use them, your students will be having fun and you'll be directing essential skill practice. Each game includes step-by-step directions for teachers. Use again and again. ♥

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English Language Arts Games, Junior High and Secondary, ELA Christmas and Holidays

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Acquire and use accurately general academic and domain-specific words and phrases, sufficient for reading, writing, speaking, and listening at the college and career readiness level; demonstrate independence in gathering vocabulary knowledge when considering a word or phrase important to comprehension or expression.
Apply knowledge of language to understand how language functions in different contexts, to make effective choices for meaning or style, and to comprehend more fully when reading or listening.
Resolve issues of complex or contested usage, consulting references (e.g., Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of English Usage, Garner’s Modern American Usage) as needed.
Acquire and use accurately general academic and domain-specific words and phrases, sufficient for reading, writing, speaking, and listening at the college and career readiness level; demonstrate independence in gathering vocabulary knowledge when considering a word or phrase important to comprehension or expression.
Apply knowledge of language to understand how language functions in different contexts, to make effective choices for meaning or style, and to comprehend more fully when reading or listening.

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