These Factballs are a great addition to any unit studying different holiday celebrations around the world. Use as a comprehension task, a whole group activity, as an assessment item or a Fast Finisher activity. I've used them in the past as a note-taking activity but really the ways these Factballs could be included in your classroom activities is endless! They are great for incorporating into Literacy centers (centres) as well!!
Each Factball explores the Who, What, Where, When and Why of each celebration and the answers to each of these sections is found in the comprehension sheets provided in this resource. These fact sheets are jam packed with interesting information that children will find engaging. They are easy to read and comprehend. Please note: additional assistance with comprehension may be required for some students depending on their reading and comprehension level.
For extra effect I LOVE printing these pages onto A3 paper (sometimes coloured) and once completed hang them from the string lines in my classroom. They look amazing and are a great way to demonstrate learning to parents!
Included in this resource:
- A Factball template for each celebration (Diwali, Hanukkah, Bastille Day, Independence Day, Moon Festival, Ramadan, Chinese New Year)
- Information Pages for each celebration, enabling students to complete the details on their Factball without the use of technology
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If you liked the look of this resource, you may also like these:
— Celebrations Mega Bundle 1 - Chinese New Year, Diwali, Hanukkah
— Celebrations Mega Bundle 2 - Ramadan, Moon Festival, Bastille Day
— Australian Celebrations Bundle - Posters and Ready-to-Print Flipbooks
Please note: This resource is best printed on A4 sized paper.
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