This is a 15 page packet dealing with O'Henry's short, classic story: The Gift of the Magi. It can be used in a religion classroom and/or Language arts. It's the perfect integration because it deals with love and sacrifice. IT IS THE PERFECT STORY TO READ AND WORK WITH BEFORE CHRISTMAS BREAK, because it deals with a couple and Christmas.
1. The Gift of the Magi- Della's Cell Phone activity/printable/pattern
2. Jim's Love Letter To Della activity/printable
3. The Experts Speak....Theme of Story activity/printable (great for teaching/reinforcing textual evidence)
4. Haiku activity/printable
5. Craft idea
6. Theme/Textual evidence printable
The story, is not included. It's SHORT, easy to photocopy, and can be found on the internet quite easily for free....if you do not have it! Check Netflix for the Modern Day movie twist for this story! Perfect for those crazy days before Christmas Break.