“Winter in Canada” Level 1(ALL)
Canadian Content. Flesch-Kincaid Reading Level 5.3
This lesson plan consists of a 6-paragraph text on Quebec’s Winter Carnival accompanied by a list of 10 vocabulary words (underlined in the text). The text is written at a 5.3 level. It is followed by five 5W questions with lines for writing answers, which can be done together as a class or individually. The second activity consists of a list of 16 “Winter Words”. Students, working on their own or in a group, decide which words belong in a choice of 4 categories (e.g. the word “hat” would belong to the winter clothes category). A second chart is provided for students to add their own “Winter Words”. Teacher answer sheets for both activities are included. Price: $1.99 Cdn. Delivered as a PDF file.