Just in time for the holiday season. Make you students experts on one holiday and ask them to teach the class. Expert groups are a great way to incorporate non-fiction into your classroom. This activity can be done in a week. Create your groups and off they go!
This expert group pack contains an article about five different holidays
St. Nicholas Day
Each holiday has a KWL, Can/Have/Are, article, vocabulary sheet, note taking sheet, and paragraph writing sheet. you may also choose to have students produce posters about each holiday to hang in the classroom to teach others.