Our English Language Learners are often lacking basic English vocabulary words. The lack of these words often leads to difficulty in reading, writing and general communication. This vocabulary packet is one of a set of vocabulary packets designed to help give English Language Learners the vocabulary they need to be successful in the classroom.
Since not all English Language Learners are at the same level, this packet has 4 different levels (basic, developing, intermediate and advanced) to allow teachers to meet the needs of all of their students. While working with this packet, students learn, review, write with and play with, new vocabulary words. Each level also includes a cloze word assessment. Use this packet as a small mini lesson, or the basis of all of your ELL instruction, either way it will enhance the vocabulary of your English Language Learners.
This packet is based around four different Winter Holidays. Level 1 focuses on the holiday of Christmas. Level 2 focuses on the holiday of Hanukkah. Level 3 focuses on the holiday of Kwanza. Level 4 focuses on the holiday of Diwali.
I use this vocabulary packet with my Holidays Around the World Power Point
and my Light Up the World With Celebrations Holiday Play
You also might want to check out this Holiday Cookbook for Kids
Additional ESL Vocabulary packets available in my store include:
All About Me Unit
My World Unit
In the Neighborhood Unit
In the Kitchen Unit
Fruits and Vegetables
Games and Celebrations Unit
Parts of Speech Unit
Math Concepts Unit
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