Awesome Advent Calendar – jam packed full of fun and educational activities. Appropriate for Year 1-6 and older SEN students - all activities can easily be adapted to suit the needs of learners as the PowerPoint is fully editable. There are 17 days to open – all the school days in December before Christmas. The activities can be used as starters, main lessons or plenaries. Also great Christmas armoury for supply teachers, large groups etc

The resource contains a fully editable, colourful and interactive PowerPoint with many literacy based activities including:

- Word making activities
- Anagrams
- Elfabetical 'oops sorry' – alphabetical order!
- Word searches / Crosswords
- Santa Stop The Sleigh game (Seasonal variation of stop the bus)
- Memory Game - word game
- Adjectives
- Parts of Speech – verbs, adverbs, nouns, conjunctions,
- Christmas jokes / riddles
- Compound Words
- Antonyms
- Capital Letters and full stops
- Carols and lyrics quiz
- Celebrity picture quiz
- Christmas Cryptograms

Most activities contain accompanying worksheets, many with extension activities.

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  • Advent-Calendar-PowerPoint-TES-final-revised-km.pptx
  • advent-calendar-cover.pdf
  • adjectives.pdf
  • alphabetical-order.pdf
  • anagrams.pdf
  • antonyms.pdf
  • capital-letters-and-full-stops.pdf
  • carol-quiz.pdf
  • memory-game.pdf
  • parts--of-speech.pdf
  • stop-the-sleigh.pdf
  • wordsearch.pdf
  • wordmaking.pdf
  • compound-words-revised.pdf
  • crossword.pdf

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Created: Nov 16, 2015

Updated: Dec 18, 2017


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