Elementary reading comprehension in a seasonal and engaging package
These super-fun facts with great illustration make for reading packets and worksheets that will keep your kids engaged… while they rigorously focus on standards-based comprehension questions.
Fun and focus: I call that a win-win!
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These informational reading selections about winter holidays include tons of interesting facts. I created each of these original themed selections (5 in all) based on the specific Common Core needs of 3rd, 4th and 5th grades. Each selection is two pages long and includes a two-page worksheet with complete answer key.
Standards-based reading fun
Common Core State Standards include an updated focus on reading informational texts. These selections and worksheets fit perfectly with the standards below. I have included are multiple-choice, short answer and some extended response items.
This reading packet includes selections on:
- New Years Traditions
- Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
- Groundhog Day
- Valentines Day
- Chinese New Year
- RI.3.1, RI.3.2, RI.3.3, RI.3.4, RI.3.5, RI.3.7, RI.3.8, RI.3.9
- RI.4.1, RI.4.2, RI.4.3, RI.4.4, RI.4.5, RI.4.7, RI.4.8, RI.4.9
- RI.5.1, RI.5.2, RI.5.3, RI.5.4, RI.5.5, RI.5.7, RI.5.8, RI.5.9
Have some winter holiday fun with your kids!