Informational Text: December Holidays! is a 25 page comprehensive packet that contains 10 informational learning activities on the symbols and aspects of the December holidays of Christmas and Hanukkah. Each sheet requires students to read and answer key details and includes the “I can” statement: I can read and answer key details about (that element of December holidays). Most sheets also include a text element such as a chart or glossary, many times with a question requiring its use.
Informational text focused on December holidays!
* Versatile use: use as a mini reading lesson focused on key details or text elements, to increase reading of informational text each day, as center work, early finishers, homework and as assessments.
Teach and give students practice:
* answering questions with key details using informational text
* using text elements such as charts and glossaries to help reading understanding