Christmas is a time for sharing, singing, decorating, and enjoying the season. Christmas is always celebrated on December 25. Experience the joy with your students, using these Christmas lesson plans, activities, printables, and skill builders. There are free worksheets, bulletin board ideas, printable art activities, literature units, and more! They will also enjoy Christmas games that you will find educational as well. You can discuss the religious and cultural meaning behind Christmas in your social studies class, create holiday crafts and decorations for art class, incorporate the seasonal theme into your math class, and read Christmas books in reading class. There is so much for your students to enjoy!

Slideshows
Browse our collection of slideshows to find resources to enhance your curriculum with the Christmas holidays. Includes reading passages as well as fun art activities.
Printables
Choose from our list of printables to increase your students' knowledge of Christmas. Includes a book with reading activities and guided discussion questions, word games and scrambles, as well as, warm-ups.
Lesson Plans
Our Lesson Plans will increase students' understanding about Christmas with activities such as creating acrostic poems, making paper chains with symbols, and more.
Science & Christmas Connected
Use these resources to help your students learn more about winter holidays, especially Christmas, with writing and art activities.
Literature & Christmas Connected
Literature expands students' knowledge through reading such as well-known Christmas books, along with, stories to read to help students improve their creative writing skills by writing their own stories, and tracking their reading progress each day.
Social Studies & Christmas Connected
Explore Christmas and winter holiday connections using these social studies resources. Includes a slideshow with the origins of Christmas traditions, and writing acrostic poems to learn about winter holidays.
Art & Christmas Connected
Incorporate Christmas activities into art class by having students create potato print wrapping paper, holiday paper chains with symbols, and drawing a picture of how their family celebrates Christmas.
Math & Christmas Connected
Interconnect math skills with these Christmas activities. Includes printables which help students practice math skills such as multiplication, solving word problems, and calculations.
Reading, Language Arts, & Christmas Connected
These activities will help students expand their learning and knowledge. Includes practicing writing skills along with creative thinking skills, reviewing synonyms, and reading stories.
Winter Resources & Activities
Winter is a great time to extend your students' knowledge of weather with activities such as making a thermometer, creating a weather station to predict the weather, and learning about the winter solstice.
More December Holidays
If you enjoyed these resources for Christmas, click the links below to view our resources for the other holidays in winter.

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Names for Santa Around the World

Santa is known by many names, including St. Nicholas, Kris Kringle, and Mr. Claus. Look at the chart below to find out what the jolly old man is called in countries around the world.