This passage offers step-by-step instructions for decorating cookies, followed by comprehension questions. The short text is appropriate for 2nd, 3rd, 4th, or 5th grades and instructs students on how to properly and specifically decorate cookies. This is a great activity for helping your students practice following directions. The questions focus on finding details, fractions, context clues, and word choice. Writing, vocabulary, reading, and math are included in this hands-on activity. Perfect for a Christmas or winter party. Required materials are sugar cookies, a plate, knife, teaspoon of icing, sprinkles, and M&M candies.