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Students compare two specific Christmas-Themed Books in this idea
5, 4, 3, 2
Title – Comparing Littlest Angel and Country Angel Christmas
By – Cheryl Linden
Primary Subject – Language Arts
Secondary Subjects –
Grade Level – 2-5
Objective: Comparing two Christmas themed books.
Materials: Littlest Angel by Charles Tazewell
Country Angel Christmas by Tomie de Paola
Introduce and read (or for older students have them read) both selections.
Activity 1: Create a Venn Diagram of the two stories, writing what is similar and what is not.
Activity 2: Draw your favorite part of each story.
For Older students:
Write another ending or chapter to their favorite story.
Assessment: Students should be able to demonstrate the ability to read two different texts and evaluate similarities and differences.