The Best Christmas Pageant Ever Book Unit contains activities aligned to the Common Core Standards for grades 3 – 6 for the book The Best Christmas Pageant Ever by Barbara Robinson. This comprehensive unit includes vocabulary, comprehension questions, constructive response questions, skill and fun activities.
You will find the following in this unit plan:
o Vocabulary including pronunciation, definitions, and sample sentences from the text
o Vocabulary Word Cards
o Practice Pages for Vocabulary Practice
o Vocabulary Test
o Context Clue BUMP
• Comprehension – A comprehension quiz is included for each chapter which includes:
o multiple choice questions which require students to recall details from the chapters
o multiple choice higher level thinking questions such as, main idea, sequencing, creating a title, etc.
o Twelve constructive response questions aligned with Common Core Standards are included. Each of these contains a graphic organizer to help students plan their responses
• Skill Activities
o Figurative Language and Sound Devices
o Character Traits Tree Puzzle
o Cause and Effect
o Sequencing Timeline
o Would You Rather Writing/Discussion Cards
• Activities to Do with the Book
o Fire Extinguisher Experiment
o Doughnut Fun
o Edible Fire Trucks
o Christmas Pageant Poster
o Apple Recipes
Answer keys for each practice page are included.
Additional FREE resources for this unit may be found at my website.
Included with this book unit is the username and password to all the interactive quizzes for this book online.