- Grades: 1–2
We learn the ways in which people celebrate five specific holidays: Ramadan, Diwali, Hanukkah, Christmas, and Kwanzaa. Using a chart, we compare and contrast the elements of these celebrations and make a project for each one.
- Gain information from the reading.
- Participate in the discussion.
- Connect with the multicultural theme.
Lesson Plans for this Unit
Lesson 1: Let's Celebrate Ramadan!
Lesson 2: Let's Celebrate Diwali!
Lesson 3: Let's Celebrate Hanukkah!
Lesson 4: Let's Celebrate Christmas!
Lesson 5: Let's Celebrate Kwanzaa!