This packet contains reading comprehension and writing activities geared towards holidays in the month of May.
Activities and skills included in this packet:
Teacher Appreciation Week:
1. Graphic organizer for the topic: “A great teacher is someone who…”
2. Writing Template to accompany the graphic organizer.
3. An award template for a student to gift to the teacher of their choice.
4. Reading Comprehension passage called “The Greatest Teacher” including activities for:
a. main idea and details
b. cause and effect
Mexico (Cinco de Mayo)
1. Non-fiction passage about Mexico and the United States including an activity to compare and contrast.
1. Writing Templates for Mother’s Day memorabilia.
1. Non-fiction passage about Memorial Day including reading comprehension questions, with a focus on the purpose of headings.