Christmas in the Country
is another descriptive book by Cynthia Rylant. This 23 page unit for the book includes many options for using this book as a mentor text or in guided reading groups. Skills addressed with the book include prereading schema building and vocabulary introduction, comprehension skills (making comparisons, sequencing, summarizing, visualizing, questioning strategies (QAR/4 H) and question cards for either centers or small group instruction), and post reading writing activities that can be used in conjunction with this book or other winter books. This unit is compared to the book, Silver Packages also by Cynthia Rylant, so be sure to check that unit out as well.
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Cynthia Rylant Author Study
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