This Common Core aligned literature study is based on the wonderfully written story "The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey" by Susan Wojciechowski .This unit includes vocabulary, dictionary, and comprehension skills. Activities also include comparing and contrasting, making predictions and inferences, grammar, mind mapping, writing informational text, cause and effect and an art project. This is a wonderful holiday literature study. This book is sure to touch the heart of every student. Great for GATE and home schoolers.