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Hanukkah Non-Fiction Article



Total Pages: 28 pages
Answer Key: Included with rubric
Teaching Duration: 90 minutes
File Size: 2 MB
File Type: PDF

Hanukkah Non-Fiction Article

Explore the rich history of Hanukkah with this engaging non-fiction article for middle school students. This Hanukkah Non-Fiction Article will help students delve into the history of Hanukkah and its traditions. The resource contains 3 post-reading activities for students to practice their reading comprehension skills and encourage cross-curricular learning.

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Resource Includes:

  • Engaging Non-Fiction Article: This article will help students learn about Hanukkah’s origins.
  • Modified and Regular Versions: Every student is unique; therefore, both the modified and regular versions of the non-fiction article are provided, ensuring that all learners can access and enjoy the material.
  • MP3 Audio Files: MP3 files for each article are provided to help with a variety of learning styles and needs.
  • 3 Post-Reading Activities: Assess your students’ comprehension with thought-provoking comprehension questions. Enhance their grammar skills with two options: paper-based activities and self-grading Google Forms. And watch their writing skills flourish with a long-answer writing response.
  • Answer Keys: Help assess student learning using the provided answers.
  • Seamless Online Learning: Both print and digital options are provided.

Why Choose This Hanukkah Non-Fiction Article?

✅ Versatile Usage: Perfect for Hanukkah or any time you want to explore intriguing non-fiction material with your students.
✅ Comprehensive Learning: Promote reading skills, historical knowledge, and critical thinking with a single resource.
✅ Comprehensive Support: Benefit from a teacher lesson plan and a pre-reading K-W-L chart to guide your teaching journey.
✅ Cross-Curricular Connections: Help your students make connections with other subjects as they explore the cultural, historical, and social aspects of Hanukkah.

Use this article with this Article of the Week Differentiated Lessons program and this Article of the Week Holidays Around The World Non-Fiction Articles Bundle.

Hanukkah Non-Fiction Article – Teacher Feedback: 

  1. “Great reading activity to celebrate the diversity of holiday traditions.”
  2. “A great way to learn about Hanukkah. My school does not have a very diverse demographic so I love resources that allow my students to learn about other religions and cultures.”
  3. “This was a very informative resource for my students to learn about different celebrations in different religions and cultures. I really like how there was a modified version and a regular version as this really helped my MLL (ESL) student.”

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