Christmas themed resources

Christmas resources for primary and secondary classrooms including games, quizzes and fun activities

Tes Resources Team

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Christmas themed resources for primary and secondary

It can be tricky to decide when to start festive activities within the classroom as many teachers want to keep students calm and focussed on their learning until the end of term. However, who says you can't combine learning and Christmas? Here we have gathered together some resources that are Christmas themed and continue pupils' learning in a range of subjects.

Christmas Decorations - Kindness Baubles
snail_friendly

Christmas Decorations - Kindness Baubles

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Two templates of Christmas Tree Baubles with guidelines for students (all ages) to write a message of kindness to a peer; member of the community of a wish for the new year. Suitable for all ages, abilities and is a nice Tutor Time Activity. Would make a nice display.

Primary resources

Christmas Nature Hunt
naturedetectives

Christmas Nature Hunt

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How many of these Christmas-themed sights can you spot when you're out on a winter walk? holly ivy mistletoe robin pine cones Christmas tree frost icicGet kids outdoors exploring and bring the outdoors into your classroom with this fresh activity from the ...
Christmas Activity Booklet / Worksheets
creativesquirrel

Christmas Activity Booklet / Worksheets

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The perfect end to a term! This 20 page booklet is perfect for the run up to Christmas and is a great way to keep students amused and engaged with learning. Activities include: Wordsearches Mazes Maths Activities English Activities Designing / Drawing And more! Can be used as a booklet or individ...
Christmas
KS2History

Christmas

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Looking for something a bit different for your Christmas poetry activity? This Christmas Kennings lesson will make a fun English activity ready for Christmas time and the resulting pieces of work create a fab festive classroom display! In this Christmas literacy lesson, pupils will learn about wh...
Christmas taboo game
groov_e_chik

Christmas taboo game

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This is a Christmas themed version of the game, although I have other versions available aswell. There are different ways of playing this game. This is how I play it. I choose one child to come to front of class. They have their back to IWB. The rest of class have to describe the thing in red to the...
Ten Days of Christmas, Senses Counting book and IWB
1castleschool

Ten Days of Christmas, Senses Counting book and IWB

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Book that incorporates counting 1-10 and senses to the tune/ structure of The Twelve days of Christmas. Particularly suitable for children with Special Educational Needs needing concrete and repetitive activities. The objects in the story are easily obtainable, For the last page add fun items inside...
Christmas Symmetry
Jools LOGAN

Christmas Symmetry

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Use this friendly presentation and interactive game to demonstrate symmetry. The idea is simple but fun. Help the three wise men to save Christmas.

Secondary resources

Christmas Quiz
PateResources

Christmas Quiz

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This PowerPoint is a well presented, ten round Christmas quiz that is designed to keep the students engaged for a full one hour lesson. There are a range of different types of rounds: * Round One - True or False * Round Two - Name The Image * Round Three - Anagrams * Round Four - Christmas Literatu...
Construct-a-snowflake
complex_number

Construct-a-snowflake

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Instructions to show students how to create their own snowflakes, using basic construction skills and reflective symmetry. Great for Christmas display work. Feedback welcomed. Merry Christmas!
Christmas Coordinates
DNewley

Christmas Coordinates

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Christmas Coordinates: 4 Quadrant - Elf (5x5mm) 1 Quadrant - Rudolf (5x5mm) 1 Quadrant - Santa (5x5mm) 1 Quadrant (SEN Friendly) - Rudolf (1x1cm) 1 Quadrant (SEN Friendly) - Frosty (1x1cm) 1 Quadrant (SEN Friendly) - Holly (1x1cm) Enjoy!!! When i get a chance will make the following. ...
Descriptive / Creative Writing
EnglishGCSEcouk

Descriptive / Creative Writing

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A fully differentiated and resourced lesson for low ability KS3 and KS4 students to help them develop their sentence starters and use of language techniques to write a description of a winter scene. *Check out our [English Shop](http://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/EnglishGCSEcouk) for lo...
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...