Christmas Stories and Legends
Five Christmas Stories and Legends are included which work well for Close reading. Each of the five stories include text dependent questions. Students will enjoy reading about The Legend of the Christmas Stocking and The Little Fir Tree along with other stories.
Included in Christmas Stories and Legends:
1. The Little Fir Tree
Students will read the traditional story about a fir tree who wants to be a Christmas tree. Text dependent questions are included
2. The Christmas Stocking
Students will read a story explaining why people hung stockings for Santa to place presents inside.
3. The Shoemaker and the Elves
Students will read the story about the elves helping a poor shoemaker
4. A Hannukah Story
Students will read about a boy who saves Hannukah
5. The Legend of the Spiders
Students will read how the Spiders help decorate a Christmas Tree