Teachers' Notes Look Inside Christmas is a special holiday with many traditions and activities .Some include decorating trees, putting up lights, singing carols, giving gifts, candy canes, Santa, and more. This informational text, nonfiction Beginning-to-Read book contains high-frequency words and content vocabulary. This book can be paired with Merry Christmas, Dear Dragon, its twin text fiction counterpart. Reading reinforcement pages include a word list and activities to strengthen early literacy skills, such as understanding the craft and structure of informational text, key vocabulary words, foundation skills, close reading, and fluency. Aligns with English Language Arts Standards for Grades K-3.