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November 12th, 2015

Christmas Plays

christmas_playsTeachers are always looking for plays to do with their class at this time of the year for the traditional Christmas concerts in schools. However, it’s not always easy to come across plays that are suitable. Matt Lee from the Drama Notebook website contacted me to let me know about lots of free plays that he has collated from lots of different sources on the internet.

There are 31 seasonal play scripts to choose from, all of which are free to download. There are some traditional tales,

December 7th, 2014

Design a Gingerbread Man

Gingerbread ManThanks to Teaching Ideas for the tip about this website. It is a site that allows you to decorate your own Gingerbread Man online. You can add frosting in lots of different colours and thickness. You can add lots of different types of sprinkles. There is also a gallery of Gingerbread Man images that can serve as a starting point for your designs, including Ninja, Cowboy, 80s and lots more.

November 13th, 2014

Clay Christmas Owls

Christmas Clay OwlsLearn how to make these beautiful, but simple, Christmas Owls using the homemade clay recipe from the Paging Fun Mums website. The owls are made from a circle of clay and would make great Christmas tree decorations for pupils to bring home from school. 

December 2nd, 2012

Online Advent Calendar

This online Advent Calendar would be great to display on the IWB in the classroom. There is a game/activity behind each window on the Advent Calendar.

November 25th, 2012

Christmas Clock

This website displays a countdown to Christmas Day telling the number of days, hours, minutes and seconds until the big day. This would be great to have as a display on the IWB in the classroom and would surely excite the pupils. However, it would also be remiss of the teacher to neglect to exploit the opportunity to use this resource to teach the measures strand of the mathematics curriculum, especially the element of time.

December 14th, 2011

Christmas Tree Decorator 03

Christmas Tree Decorator 03

From the A Kid’s Heart website, this is another Christmas tree decorating game. In this one you can choose the type of Christmas tree that yoy want to decorate. The tree can be decorated with candy canes, bulbs, gifts, decorations, trimmings and tree toppers. All decorations can be resized and rotated. Finally, the decorated tree can be printed.

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December 14th, 2011

Christmas Tree Decorator 02

Christmas Tree Decorator 02

This game allows the pupils to decorate a digital Christmas tree using a variety of lights, baubles, ornaments, holly and tree toppers. When decorated, the lights in the room can be turned off so that the lights on the tree glow in the dark!

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December 14th, 2011

Christmas Tree Decorator

Christmas Tree Decorator

From the Santa Claus.net website, this game allows the pupils to decorate a digital Christmas tree. The tree can be decorated with lights, baubles, garlands, ribbons, ornaments and tree toppers. The decorated tree can then be printed out.

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December 13th, 2011

Interactive Advent Calendar 02

Interactive Advent Calendar 02

The Big-Noisies live in the big house but, the Mouse Family also live in the same house. Click on each of the windows in order, and behind it is a short story about the Mouse Family.

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November 17th, 2011

Civiballs Christmas Edition

Civiballs Christmas Edition

This is a Christmas game where you have to help Santa pack his parcels. The object of the game is to help Santa get the coloured balls into the boxes of the same colour. This is a game of thinking skills and strategy.

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