This product includes 30 reading passages with comprehension questions. Each passage has a theme based on what "National Day" it is, like National Sandwich Day, National Pickle Day, World Kindness Day and more! Kids are sure to love these fun and engaging reading passages.
There are two versions of each reading passage. One is more detailed with bigger vocabulary words. Both have the same comprehension questions but you can decide which ones fit the needs of your students best.
Also included are 30 journal prompt cards. The journal prompts are a mixture of narrative, opinion/persuasive, and informative writing prompts. The theme of the cards match the theme of the daily reading passages.
You can use the reading passages and journal prompts as self-starts, during ELA center time, at the end of a lesson, as homework, or as part of your language arts daily routine. The options are endless!
Also included is a daily writing journal for students!
November's daily themes for the reading passages and journal prompts include:
November 1st: National Author’s Day
November 2nd: Election Day (varies)
November 3rd: National Sandwich Day
November 4th: National Candy Day
November 5th: National Doughnut Day
November 6th: National Nachos Day
November 7th: November is Aviation Month
November 8th: National Tongue Twister Day
November 9th: National Inspirational Role Models Month
November 10th: National Vanilla Cupcake Month
November 11th: Veterans Day
November 12th: Peanut Butter Lovers Month
November 13th: World Kindness Day
November 14th: National Pickle Day
November 15th: National Clean Out Your Refrigerator Day
November 16th: National Fast Food Day
November 17th: National Gratitude Month
November 18th: Mickey Mouse’s Birthday
November 19th: National Play Monopoly Day—Board Games
November 20th: National Absurdity Day
November 21st: National Stuffing Day
November 22nd: American Indian Heritage Month
November 23rd: National Cashew Day
November 24th: Thanksgiving—Fourth Thursday in November
November 25th: National Parfait Day
November 26th: National Cake Day
November 27th: Black Friday (Friday AFTER Thanksgiving)
November 28th: National French Toast Day
November 29th: National Scholarship Month
November 30th: Cyber Monday—Monday After Thanksgiving
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