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Article of the Week Holidays Around The World Non-Fiction Articles

Article of the Week Holidays Around The World Non-Fiction Articles

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Total Pages: 371 pages
Answer Key: Included with rubric
Teaching Duration: 1 Year
File Size: 30 MB
File Type: Zip (PDF’s)

Help bring more diversity into your classroom with this holidays around the world in this non-fiction articles bundle. This resource contains 14 high-interest non-fiction articles and post-reading activities to assist with reading comprehension, standardized test prep, and cross-curricular learning.

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Article Topics:

  • Chinese New Year
  • Lunar New Year
  • Groundhog Day
  • Valentine's Day
  • Daylight Saving
  • St. Patrick's Day
  • April Fools' Day
  • Earth Day
  • Ramadan
  • Halloween
  • Diwali
  • Hanukkah
  • Christmas
  • Kwanzaa

Resource Includes:

  • 14 high-interest non-fiction articles 
  • 3 post-reading activities per article
  • 12 Graphic Organizers

Included For Every Article

  • Teacher lesson plan
  • Pre-reading K-W-L chart
  • Non-fiction article (with and without photos)
  • 3 Post-reading activities {comprehension questions, grammar questions (2 options: paper and self-grading Google Forms), long answer writing response}
  • Individual PDFs of student pages to assist with online learning, i.e. Google Classroom Google Slides formatted lessons for 1:1 schools

Included Graphic Organizers

7 Summarizing Strategies Graphic Organizers

  • 3,2,1 Chart (2 options)
  • 5 W’s + H 
  • GIST
  • Key Ideas
  • Alphabet Summary (2 options)

7 Reading Strategies Graphic Organizers

  • Predictions
  • Connections
  • Questions
  • Author’s Purpose
  • Main Idea
  • Determining Importance
  • Extending Answers

Use these articles and graphic organizers with my Article of the Week Differentiated Lessons program.

Teacher Feedback

  1. "My students love learning about different holidays. This resource makes it so easy to quickly learn about how different holidays came to be and are celebrated around the world. Easy way to bring more diversity into the classroom!"
  2. "My students really enjoyed these article[s] of the week. Many different holidays to learn about. Will use again next year!"
  3. "My students really enjoyed using this resource. Very impressed with all the purchases I have made from this TPT store. Highly recommend!"
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