Informational text for Christmas! This packet contains 5 short pieces written to introduce the truth about 5 different Christmas symbols: The Christmas Tree, Santa Claus, The Candy Cane, The Christmas Elf, and The Christmas Stocking.
Each page is filled with a few paragraphs about a Christmas symbol and is focused on an ELA standard. The standards addressed in this packet are: RI.1 (Questions), RI.2 (Main Idea), RI. 4 (Word Meaning), and or RI. 6 (Author's Purpose).
A bonus "Christmas Questions" is attached. This sheet can be used to further your students' inquiry and knowledge of each Christmas symbol.
I hope you enjoy this product! Merry Christmas!
If you are looking for other Holiday Resources, please feel free to check out the links below:
Common Core Christmas Book Study on Yes Virginia by Chris Plehal
Common Core Christmas Contractions
Holidays Matter: A Holiday Investigation Into Solids, Liquids, and Gasses
Christmas Common Core Task Cards 2.NBT.5 (Double Digit Addition)
Christmas Common Core Task Cards 2.NBT.5 (Double Digit Subtraction)
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