Gather your little ones around with some warm cocoa and read these stories that capture the wonder and miracle of Christmas! Most are older Christmas stories which are in the public domain — and free. The Crippled Lamb by Max Lucado is an eBook. #christmas #family
Don't let your literature anthology dictate the short stories you read with your middle school and high school students. There are so many wonderful short stories out there, many of which can be used to teach a variety of literary elements and paired with other texts. Read on for 13 of my favorites, which literary terms and skills they lend themselves to teaching, plus suggested text pairings and activities.