Christmas for younger students

Christmas for Younger Students

Christmas and children go together like, well, Santa's sleigh and flying reindeer. This reading set for younger students features a wide array of characters -- elves, parrots, and even a fairy. Because after all, what is Christmas without some magic?

Reading Passages In This Set


Echo the Christmas Parrot

by RV Staff Writer J.C.

Lucy sends her Christmas letter to the North Pole an...

790 Words, 3rd-5th Grades, 420L - 730L, Main / Central Idea, Story Elements, and Summary


A Christmas Fairy

by John Strange Winter from The Children’s Book of Christmas Stories

“A Christmas Fairy” is a short story published in 19...

448 Words, 4th-6th Grades, 420L - 730L, Context Clues, Main / Central Idea, and Theme


The Elves Take a Vacation

by RV Staff Writer J.C.

After Christmas, Santa’s elves deserve some time off...

1,267 Words, 3rd-5th Grades, 740L - 1050L, Story Elements and Summary


The Christmas Village

by RV Staff Writer J.C.

Every year, the miniature village is set out the sam...

783 Words, 4th-5th Grades, 740L - 1050L, Character Traits and Summary


Trouble at Workbench 19

by RV Staff Writer J.C.

Snowdrop the Elf oversees Santa’s toy workshop and k...

723 Words, 3rd-6th Grades, Character Traits, Story Elements, and Summary


A Merry Christmas

by Louisa May Alcott from Little Women

Chapter Two passage: Louisa May Alcott wrote “Littl...

617 Words, 2nd-4th Grades, Context Clues, Summary, and Theme


Christmas in Germany

Germany gave us some of the most revered Christmas traditions, such as the decorated tree and gingerbread houses. Students will...

706 Words, 4th-6th Grades, Context Clues and Summary


Jon’s Pajama Problem

by RV Staff Writer J.C.

Jon can be a forgetful kid. When he forgets his paja...

525 Words, 3rd-5th Grades, Context Clues, Story Elements, and Summary


Spiff the Elf

Spiff is one of Santa's elves, but he isn't always cheerful. He has been working hard all year and would do anything for a trop...

395 Words, 2nd-4th Grades, Story Elements and Summary