Like many customs and traditions associated with the Christmas season, stories vary as to their exact origins. The following information about the traditional Christmas song, “The Twelve Days of Christmas”, was found on an internet website: “The 12 Days of Christmas” was originally published as a Christmas Carol in 1780. But some say its origins […]
Missio Ireland is an organisation which helps to raise awareness of missionary work overseas. It has produced a free 12-page booklet of religious resources suitable to be used in the classroom at this time of the year. Included in this booklet are:
This video explains the meaning and significance of Advent in an easy-to-follow format.
Powerpoint presentation of the Christmas Story for the IWB with colourful animations and text in Comic Sans font. This resource is downloadable from the TES website which requires free registration to download the document. The presentation was created by Bev Evans of the Communication 4 All website.
There are excellent Advent resource packs in .pdf format on this website with prayers, colouring sheets and lots more religious resources for the Advent season. Visit Website