Kwanzaa Craft | Kwanzaa Activities | Holidays Around the World Reading Passages

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When creating your Winter Holidays Around the World lesson plans, these printable and digital Kwanzaa craft and learning activities will provide you with everything you need to teach your students about this African American and Pan-African celebration.

This resource is great for

◼️ social studies lessons

◼️ whole group lessons

◼️ learning centers

◼️ sub plans

◼️ morning work

◼️ homework

◼️ a social studies project

◼️ a bulletin board display

◼️ holiday activities

◼️ remote learning tasks


✔ resource overview that identifies all of the printables included in the product

✔ teaching ideas that offer suggestions for how to implement the resources in your classroom

✔ organizational tools to help you keep track of the resources you add to this thematic unit

✔ book suggestions to help you find relevant read alouds you might like to use as part of your unit

✔ close reading passage for both teachers and students to learn more about the holiday

✔ printable book for students to use to learn about the holiday

✔ two-column notes graphic organizer so your students can organize their ideas and the research they collect

✔ top-down web graphic organizer so your students can take the information they collected and transfer it into a paragraph framework

✔ cover pages that students can color in or design their own illustration

✔ geography map to help students make sense of where the country is in relation to themselves

✔ flag bunting that looks great displayed on a bulletin board

✔ flag coloring page that pairs well with the writing project and makes a great bulletin board

✔ postcards so students can show what they learned in a fun and creative way

✔ travel scrapbook so students can show what they learned in a fun and creative way

✔ travel journal so students can show what they learned in a fun and creative way

✔ art project to engage your students in a fun learning experience based on an academic topic

✔ recipe for students to bring home, share with their families, and enjoy a hands-on learning extension

✔ digital version of the product so students can access the materials in school and at home


► This resource includes a bunch of activities, so it’s a great value!

► It includes printable resources so your students can access it at home or in school.

► You can customize it to fit your needs by selecting which included activities you implement.

► The activities are open-ended making it easier to differentiate and make modifications and enabling you to use this in multiple grade levels.

► It’s a great way to keep students engaged during a month where that can feel extra challenging!


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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Refer to details and examples in a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.
Determine the main idea of a text and explain how it is supported by key details; summarize the text.
Explain events, procedures, ideas, or concepts in a historical, scientific, or technical text, including what happened and why, based on specific information in the text.
Describe the overall structure (e.g., chronology, comparison, cause/effect, problem/solution) of events, ideas, concepts, or information in a text or part of a text.
Interpret information presented visually, orally, or quantitatively (e.g., in charts, graphs, diagrams, time lines, animations, or interactive elements on Web pages) and explain how the information contributes to an understanding of the text in which it appears.


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