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


1

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

2

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

3

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

4

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

5

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

6

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

7

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

8

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

9

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