Maria's Family Christmas

La Navidad de María en familia

Maria's Family Christmas

Maria's Family Christmas

Maria's Family Christmas

Maria's Family Christmas

Maria's Family Christmas

Realistic (fiction), 353 words, Level L (Grade 2), Fiction Series, Lexile 550L

Maria and her family are preparing for Christmas and waiting for their family from Mexico to arrive. Once her family arrives, Maria meets her new cousin, Ruben, for the first time. The family celebrates Christmas by attending church, opening gifts, and eating Christmas dinner. Students will have the opportunity to sequence events and compare their winter holiday celebrations to Maria's as they read this book.