What is Christmas? Do we all know what comes on the 25th of December? That's right! Christmas! Don't we all love the snow and the beautiful lights with decorations? And the best part about the day is definitely the presents, right? But why do we celebrate it? Let's take a look! The 25th of December is a holiday to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ as the son of God. The name Christmas is joined from "Christ" and "mass," which refers to holy mass or festival of Jesus Christ. This celebration day came just after the winter solstice, which is the shortest day of the year in the northern hemisphere. The idea was to announce that winter is not forever, and it was a form of worshipping the Sun. The day before is known as Christmas Eve. Gifts are exchanged on the Day of, and everyone gets pine trees that are decorated with bells, candles, candy canes, fairy lights, and many other things!
These worksheets contain a number of different activities using a dedicated set of vocabulary words related to the Christmas season, including word search, fill in the blanks, scrambled words, word wall flash cards, acrostic poems, crossword puzzles, and more. The collection also includes six different packs of Bingo cards, which can be used during discussions of the topics. Last but not least, a KWHL (know, what, how, learn) diagram is included to help students pick a topic to explore in more depth. Note for instructors: In addition to the activity sheets, this collection includes writing paper decorated with Christmas and winter themes. They make great additions when asking students to prepare any written work.