Christmas Reading Comprehension Around the World - ESL Activity Pack

Grade Levels
9th - 11th, Adult Education
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70 pages
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This resource pack contains a wide range of age-appropriate,
engaging, and meaningful comprehension activities for use throughout the December. This unit includes many different activities to reinforce and incorporate all the skills required for ESL learners, listening, speaking, reading and writing.

Activities inlcude:
★Flashcards & Games {Christmas related vocabulary & specific terms used in each text}
★Game ideas to use with flashcards.
★Christmas in Italy, France, America, & Australia {reading comprehension}
★Comprehension questions following each text.
★Vocabulary matching {terms in the text}
★Talking Pictures {4 real life picture cards for each country used to depict people, landmarks and celebrations - students write about what they see.}
★Songs: {Silent Night, Merry Christmas, Joy to the World, & White Christmas}
★Song Gap Fill Sheet. {Students listen to the song and fill in the gaps.}
★Landmark Word Hunts for each country.
★Kindness project bracelets: students will roll a die and take a bracelet according to the number they rolled. They will wear the bracelet and complete the 'kindness' activity listed on it within the week.

Many more! Check the preview for more details. :)

The indicators it covers include:
It can be used with pre-intermediate and intermediate levels of ESL.
2.03 Reading: Identifies and interprets relevant information and ideas from texts on familiar topics
2.04 Reading: Uses a number of reading strategies to identify and interpret relevant information within familiar text types
2.05 Writing: Conveys intended meaning on familiar topics for a limited range of purposes and audiences
2.06 Writing: Produces familiar text types using simple vocabulary, grammatical structures and conventions
2.07 Oral Communication: Uses everyday language to provide information or maintain a conversation in familiar spoken contexts
2.08 Oral Communication: Listens for relevant information in oral texts across familiar contexts

Wishing you a Joyful Christmas!
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