This packet takes students on a trip to various locations around the world to discover winter holiday traditions.
The packet contains:
A passport for each student to use as they travel around the world
A world map for highlighting areas they visit
Seven holidays and countries for where various holidays are celebrated. (Christmas/USA, Hanukkah/Israel, St. Lucia/Sweden, Kwanzaa/Africa, Las Posadas/Mexico,Diwali/India, Dong Zhi/China)
Each holiday contains:
Mini book with informational text ideal for guided reading.
Graphic Organizer to collect facts.
Single page newspaper style informational text
8 to 12 vocabulary cards for posting...colorful with pictures
Writing pages final writes on the topic with a class cover page.
Parts of Speech
Compare and contrast with holidays you celebrate.
A wonderful experience for students to map, compare and contrast, read informational text, and explore.