You will enjoy the variety of these Christmas activities. Study Christmas customs, the nativity, the Grinch, and more!
Free Christmas Lapbooks and Unit Studies
Christmas Nativity Lapbook – Use this lapbook to study the birth of Jesus.
Christmas Unit based on The Velveteen Rabbit – Literature unit includes language, science, social studies, and many extras.
Christmas Symbols Lapbook – Includes 9 Christmas symbols.
Christmas Customs Lapbook – Learn about different Christmas customs from around the world.
Cookies!! – We did this unit a couple of weeks before Christmas, to get all the baking done and prepare some gift jars while keeping the children busy, at the rate of a book a day.
How the Grinch Stole Christmas – This unit is based on How the Grinch Stole Christmas. It includes copywork, language arts, social studies, science, character study, and art.
Generosity Character Study – Includes a Bible story, memory verse, discussion questions, and reinforcement activity.
Kirsten – An American Girl Unit Study – In this unit, Kirsten’s Surprise is a Christmas story.
Free Christmas Worksheets
Free Christmas Notebooking
Candy Cane 2
Christmas Symbols Paper
Christmas Traditions in France
Christmas Traditions in Germany
Christmas Traditions in Italy
Christmas Tree 2
Christmas Tree and Gifts
Elves with Holly
Santa – old fashioned
Christmas History / Social Studies
The Holiday Spot – Learn the history behind different Christmas symbols.
Santa.net – Learn about Christmas traditions from around the world.
St. Nicholas Center – Discover the history of Santa Claus.
King of Peace – Free printable Jesse tree ornaments
Free Christmas Crafts
Danielle’s Place – Christmas crafts and activities
DLTK’s Christmas crafts – Advent projects, ornaments, Christian and Santa crafts
Christmas Library List
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever by Barbara Robinson – The story of six unruly children who teach a whole church about the true meaning of the birth of Christ.
Christmas Around the World by Mary D. Lankford – Looks at Christmas traditions in 12 different cultures.
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens – The story of Ebenezer Scrooge.
The Legend of the Poinsettia by Tomie de Paola – A Mexican legend
The Night Before Christmas by Clement Clarke Moore – “Twas the night before Christmas…”
The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg – When a young boy jumps on a train bound for the Norton Pole, he learns the true meaning of Christmas.
Lois Lenski’s Christmas Stories by Lois Lenski – Stories and Poems from different time periods and different cultures.