Christmas in Other Countries Christians all over the world celebrate the birth of Christ on December 25 . It is a joyous holiday where families get together, give each other presents, decorate houses, sing traditional songs and go to mass . The word Christmas comes from the old English “Christes Maesse” , which means Christ’s mass . Although Christians believe that Jesus was born in the small town of Bethlehem, we don’t know the exact date of birth because stories about Jesus Christ were written down much later. Tell Me about Christmas - Part 2 Advent Calendar Hi, I’m gonna tell you about our advent calendar. This has got all the days until Christmas Day on.
Facts about Christmas for Kids What are the names of Santa's reindeer? Father Christmas' reindeers are called Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner/Donder, Blitzen, and Rudolph. Eight of these names are taken from Clement C. Moore's "A Visit From St. Nicholas," and the ninth from the song "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" (NB. Christmas Dinner in England About Us | Search | Site Map | User Information | Contact Us © Copyright Mandy Barrow 2013 I left Woodlands in 2003 to work in Kent schools as an ICT Consulatant. I now teach computers at The Granville School and St. John's Primary School in Sevenoaks Kent. The Best Places To Learn About Christmas, Hanukkah, & Kwanzaa Check out my New York Times post: Ideas for English Language Learners | Celebrate the Holidays ELLs learn about tamales, holiday food traditions and Three Kings Day at my latest holiday-related New York Times Learning Network post. It includes a student interactive and teaching ideas.
Christmas - Smartboard Games, Activities, Lessons - iSmartboard.com Smartboard Interactive Christmas Lessons, Activities and Games Teachers and students can use these Smartboard games, activities and lessons to play fun games on Christmas! Christmas is the celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ on December 25th. Learn facts about the origin of Christmas and its traditions in Santa Pentalty Shootout – Students of all ages will enjoy this interactive game about Christmas traditions and trivia.
Education to the Core: Holidays/Christmas Around the World Unit and Mini-Books Hi there! Just finished my Holidays/Christmas around the World Unit! Here is a little peek! If you are interested in this priced unit, click on any of the pictures or the link to my store to find out more. If you know me, you know that I always tie tons of information and reading into my lessons. I do not like tons of fluffy stuff because I feel like kids miss out so much when they are spending time doing the activities. Cassie Stephens: In the Art Room: Leaf Relief Hey guys! This post has been very popular...if you are interested in other leaf related projects, be sure to look at this Leaf Printing post and my Leaf Press Project. Thanks! While second grade was completing that project, I was working with my third graders on these Leaf Reliefs. It's a very spring/summer kind of project, so I thought I'd share it with you. I like that I can talk about all of the elements of art when looking at something as simple as a leaf: the shape of the leaf; the lines and texture of the veins; the varying colors of each leaf; the cylinder form of the tree that the leaf came from.
The EFL SMARTblog: Merry Christmas Mr Bean Teacher's note; The activities in the worksheet at the bottom of this post are based on the full episode available on DVD or on cannot be embedded here). This post contains some exercises based on the embeddable youtube clips. The answers are in the worksheet. Clothes and Colors ESL Vocabulary Games, Elementary Learners Game Review ESL English Vocabulary Related to Clothes and Colors using this Wheel of Fortune Game. This game is also excellent for classroom teaching. Teachers can engage students in a classroom vocabulary review for elementary ESL, EFL Learners. It can be used to energize a dull class, to review work that was done or simply as a reward for good classroom work. Never allow boredom to take over your lessons when this site is here to help. Please do not hesitate to check out other games on this site that will help your lessons become more fun.