Christmas quizzes and classroom games

Festive quizzes, pictures and Advent calendars are just some of the fun and games in store in this collection of hand-picked Christmas teaching resources.

Christmas quiz 2012

  • This collection of Christmas conundrums will get students thinking.

Did Rudolph lead Santa’s sleigh?

  • Find out how much pupils know about Christmas with this simple true or false quiz.

Picture Christmas

  • These images from Encyclopaedia Britannica will help you to discuss the Christmas period in class.

Christmas compendium

  • This collection of festive activities includes anagrams, word searches and fill-in-the-blanks which are differentiated to suit every pupil’s needs.

Christmas culture quiz

  • A quiz to test pupils’ knowledge of music and movies which keep spirits high during the Christmas season.

Crossword for Christmas

  • This crossword from Encyclopaedia Britannica encourages pupils to research facts about Christmas celebrations.

Advent calendar

  • Help pupils to understand the traditions of Christmas with this interactive Advent calendar. Click on the numbers to reveal surprises!

Sights of the season

  • This treasure hunt encourages pupils to search for robins, icicles and other signs that Christmas is coming.

Christmas countdown clock

  • Can pupils pack up before the Christmas tree on this countdown clock is decorated?

Build a snowman

  • This is a festive take on a classic table game. Pupils roll a die to collect parts of their snowman.

Christmas bingo

  • See who gets a full house for Christmas with this festive lotto game.

Ho, ho, ho, ha, ha, ha

  • An interactive Advent calendar packed with Christmas jokes.


  • This seasonal version of a popular game will put pupils’ thinking skills to the test.

Choices for Christmas

  • A multiple choice quiz to test pupils’ knowledge of nativity and festive traditions.

Who or what am I?

  • Students must figure out who or what the Christmas tradition is from clues - is it a holly wreath or Rudolph?

Time for giving

  • The charity Send a Cow encourages pupils to think about others with these Christmas activities focused on people in poverty.

Christmas clues

  • Get students following a trail of Christmas questions with this seasonal treasure hunt.

Creative Christmas

  • Colouring-in, acrostic poems and code-cracking are just some of the activities in this Christmas challenge book.

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