Christmas activities in humanities

Step into Christmas and share the joy with your students with these fun and festive resources for geography, history and RE

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Step into Christmas and share the joy with your students with these fun and festive resources for geography, history and RE

In need of some festive humanities lessons? Share some Christmas fun with your geography, history and RE students with this spread of engaging resources chosen just for you; they're so good the students won't even realise they're learning!

Geography

Test your students geographical knowledge and map skills with this enjoyable selection of stand-alone lessons to choose from.

Geography Saves Christmas
PearsonI

Geography Saves Christmas

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A quick sheet I put together for my year 7's who are currently exploring the Atlas and beginning their topic on rivers. Can be used for other years as a quiz. Enjoy and Merry Christmas!!!
Christmas Atlas Skills - Geography
AcornTeachingResources

Christmas Atlas Skills - Geography

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Fun and visually attractive, this Christmas themed atlas work sheet is great for end of term group activities. All you need is an atlas. A double sided Christmas themed activity sheet. Activities include: finding capital cities, finding countries, locating oceans, using data sets, drawing flags...
Geography Christmas Quiz!
godwin86

Geography Christmas Quiz!

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A professionally designed Christmas quiz for teachers of Geography to use with KS3-5 students, featuring 60 well-presented questions, and an answer sheet. If you like it: leave a 5* rating and email us (godwin86@gmail.com) and we'll send you a beautiful Christmas Crossword worksheet for free! The...
Christmas Geography KS3 lesson - Longitude and Latitude
teach_tectonic

Christmas Geography KS3 lesson - Longitude and Latitude

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LESSON COVERS What longitude and latitude is and how it can be used to locate countries. The different characteristics of countries including biomes, temperature and other features. LESSON SUMMARY Lesson starts with a quick maths task where students are asked to come up with various numbers (...
Geography Christmas Activities
sambrowntes

Geography Christmas Activities

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A selection of Geography Christmas activities on an A3 worksheet that is designed for a class competition. Lots of puzzles (word search, riddles, codes, anagrams, famous explorers etc.) Includes an easier version with hints and a harder version for maximum challenge. Includes all the answers.

History

Fancy a one-off lesson on the history of Christmas or perhaps you want to challenge your students with a fun, seasonal quiz?

History Christmas Quiz - 20 questions and answers
Tomst

History Christmas Quiz - 20 questions and answers

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Need a Christmas quiz? Want it to take up the whole lesson? Want it to also be educational? Look no further! This includes 20 questions with multiple choices answers. The PowerPoint is set up to go through the questions and then also the answers which are highlighted in red when you go fullscre...
Christmas Activities: Christmas through the ages!
PlanMyLesson .

Christmas Activities: Christmas through the ages!

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Time travel Britain! Students learn about Christmas during two different eras; the medieval period and Christmas during the rule of Oliver Cromwell. These two booklets include a range of activities (that need minimal teacher intervention) such as a time travel activity, source analysis, writing up...
History Christmas Escape Room
Cre8tiveHumanities

History Christmas Escape Room

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For secondary History students a Christmas History themed Escape Room. This Digital Escape Room is a great way to have a super fun History Christmas lesson whilst also exploring problem solving, Communication and Teamwork skills with your Subject Knowledge. The Escape Puzzles are 50% themed to the s...
History Christmas Lesson
History_Geeks

History Christmas Lesson

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A fun and Christmassy lesson for students in the last week of term. Could be used as a reward lesson the last time you see your class before Christmas. The download includes: a detailed PowerPoint, differentiated tasks, a variety of activities, 3 different fun plenaries, timeline task and more. It...

RE

Step into the Christmas spirit with your class utilising one of these festive activities.

Christmas Activities and Presentation
Think_About_It

Christmas Activities and Presentation

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The True Story of Christmas is a well-structured lesson which aims to help students to engage in a meaningful way with this festival and to clarify some misconceptions they may have about the Christmas Story by looking at the biblical accounts of the first Christmas. This resource is designed to ...
Christmas- Hunt the Symbol
TeachElite

Christmas- Hunt the Symbol

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Join Park Ranger Paul as he hunts for the artefacts. Pupils have to write down every item they see. Then decide whether each item is a religious or non-religious (secular) tradition.
THE CHRISTMAS STORY WORDSEARCH AND QUIZ
veronicajanewood

THE CHRISTMAS STORY WORDSEARCH AND QUIZ

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Fun end of term activity for tutorial or religious studies lesson at Christmas time. Find the answers to 15 questions about the nativity and then locate the words in a wordsearch. Useful for key stages 1-3. Would take between 20-40 minutes depending on age and ability.
christmas advent
mhg

christmas advent

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Explains [simply] what advent is, , what are the advent themes and explains the symbolism in advent wreath
Christmas Bible Quiz - Powerpoint
2D_Resources_Team

Christmas Bible Quiz - Powerpoint

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This Powerpoint is a good quiz to use either before or after studying the stories of the birth of Jesus as they appear in the Bible. Questions are asked to encourage the children to think carefully about what the stories actually tell us and how they are different. The Powerpoint includes answe...