With this pack, students of all ability levels get to experience and learn about a new culture by learning of what Christmas is like in Russia. These activities tie into Literacy and Social Studies.
Differentiated Christmas in Russia Interactive Book
This Interactive Book provides differentiated responses to complete the sentences: visuals only, visuals & text, text only.
Vocabulary: New Year's Trees, Ded Moroz, Snegurochka, Borsch, Red Square, Solyanka, Babushka, gifts
Interactive Books are perfect for students with lower cognitive abilities in that they promote engagement and comprehension as a hands-on learning activity.
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Christmas in Russia Close Reading Flip Flap Includes:
-Close Reading Text, Venn Diagram Graphic Organizer, Main Idea & Detail Graphic Organizer, Text-Dependent Comprehension Questions, Close Reading Annotations Book Marks
Common Core Aligned:
Ask and answer questions about key details in a text.
Identify the main topic and retell key details of a text.
With prompting and support, read informational texts appropriately complex for grade 1.
Identify the main topic of a multi-paragraph text as well as the focus of specific paragraphs within the text.
Identify the main purpose of a text, including what the author wants to answer, explain, or describe.
By the end of year, read and comprehend informational texts, including history/social studies, science, and technical texts, in the grades 2-3 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.
**Used in a Center-Based Special Education Classroom**
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Christmas Around the World, Culture, Diversity, Close Reading