Christmas activities for MFL

Explore cultural Christmas traditions and festive language with these French, Spanish and German lesson resources

Heather Charles

European Christmas Market To Represent French, Spanish & German Christmas Lessons, Activities & Games To Be Used With Secondary Students

Seasonal teaching resources to explore cultural traditions and festive language in French, German and Spanish

As pupils' excitement about Christmas gains momentum, it presents the perfect opportunity to capture their enthusiasm in MFL lessons. That’s why we’ve hand-picked a selection of Christmassy resources to help raise your students' cultural awareness, expand their vocabulary and practise core language skills.

French resources

French Christmas 2 Emergent Readers
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French Christmas 2 Emergent Readers

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Each booklet contains 8 pages: the title page with 7 additional pages containing common Spanish Christmas words. Suggestions for using the booklets and an assembly instruction page are included. Students first cut, assemble, and read the booklet with text and illustrations of words associated w...

Spanish resources

Spanish Christmas Theme Bundle
Creative Learning Ltd.

Spanish Christmas Theme Bundle

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Includes the following thematic unit plans: \- Las Posadas \- La Virgen de Guadalupe \- El Dia de Reyes \- Spanish Christmas Vocabulary Puzzles (for preview shots of the individual unita you will find them as individual products in my store) ANSWER KEYS Included Total no. p...

German resources

GERMAN CHRISTMAS WORD SEARCHES
LivelyLearning

GERMAN CHRISTMAS WORD SEARCHES

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***PRIMARY GERMAN KS3 CHRISTMAS ACTIVITIES 10 GERMAN CHRISTMAS WORD SEARCHES, DIFFERENTIATED WITH ANSWER KEYS*** My younger students really love word searches, as they like to learn independently and work their way through the increasing challenges of the word searches. My **Christmas word searches...
German:  Christmas Traditions
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German: Christmas Traditions

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Powerpoint describing the German Christmas traditions from Advent and Nikolaus to Food. Gapfill for O Tannenbaum included. Works well with the German Christmas Booklet: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/german-christmas-booklet-updated-11182472
Migranten feiern Weihnachten
AlexPiper

Migranten feiern Weihnachten

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An excellent written text that overlaps between two different topics. Within the text , there are gap fill exercises, 4 true or false questions and a section to translate. Challenging vocab has been highlighted for pupils to look up and write in the vocab box towards the end. Answers for translat...

Christmas fun

Christmas Bingo
LlanguageLlamas

Christmas Bingo

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For that week before Xmas when students can't settle! Great for practicing listening skills or for practicing classroom vocabulary in any language. This set includes 30 color bingo game boards and a teacher s master board. Whole class activity or small groups - students practice listening skills a...
MFL Games for French / Spanish / German
experiencefrench

MFL Games for French / Spanish / German

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Dear all, Here are some of the games that I use in my lessons gathered under one PowerPoint presentation, they are in the order of importance i.e. the most frequently used is the number one. It is quite handy to have numbers for each, just so that you only write something like 'game 4' on your ...