This reading, writing, and math lesson was designed to help your students learn the legends behind our Christmas tree tradition, while practicing important reading and math standards! Your students will read three different Christmas tree legends in order to complete a compare and contrast activity. Next, they will complete two different creative writing activities about the Christmas tree. A math mystery picture will add a fun math activity to your lesson.
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1. Legends (Word Wall Poster)
2. The Legend of the Christmas Tree (3 different versions included)
3. Compare and Contrast Venn Diagram Activity
4. My Legend of the Christmas Tree (a Creative Writing Activity)
5. My Christmas Tree Traditions (a Creative Writing Activity)
6. Christmas Tree Math Mystery Picture (addition; answer keys included)
15 Total Pages: 2 (Teacher Instruction pages), 2 (Credits/TOU pages), 11 student activity pages