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Christmas - Literacy  - Christmas Literacy Centers

A Blessed Christmas - http://www.easyfunschool.com/Blessed.pdf A 49 page pdf file about the symbols of Christmas. Contains many ideas that could be prepared as literacy centers

A to Z Teacher Stuff - http://atozteacherstuff.com/Themes/Christmas/ Free printables http://store.atozteacherstuff.com/download-now/kr_christmasmakingwords.html Printables to purchase

abc Teach - http://www.abcteach.com/Christmas/prompts.htm Story starters for a literacy center

abc Teach: Christmas - http://www.abcteach.com/docs/13441.html You must be a member ($35 U.S./year)
http://www.abcteach.com/directory/seasonalholidays/christmas/ A few good ideas

Apples 4 the Teacher: Religious Christmas images - http://www.apples4theteacher.com/coloring-pages/christian-christmas/index.html Holiday fun - http://www.apples4theteacher.com/coloring-pages/christmas/index.html Can be used to create literacy activities

Christmas Games and Activities - http://www.eslkidstuff.com/ChristmasGames.htm A couple of games here that can be turned into literacy centers

Christmas Poems - http://www.earlyliterature.ecsd.net/christmas.htm Some are perfect for literacy centers

Christmas Resources for Teachers - http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/teacher/christmas.html Some great printables, online games, and resources for creating literacy centers

Christmas Songs - http://www.nevada.edu/~blake/Christmas.songs.html Lyrics for Christmas songs can be printed out to match your Christmas tapes or CD’s for a listening/reading center

Crayola: Christmas - http://www.crayola.com/calendar/detail.cfm?event_id=13&year=2004&extended=true Printables

Deck the Hall with Literature Trees - http://www.education-world.com/a_lesson/03/lp327-04.shtml Use this idea to create a unique literacy center

Ed Helper Net: Christmas Lessons - http://www.edhelpernet.com/christmas.htm Crosswords, word searches, journal writing ideas.

EduPlace - http://www.eduplace.com/monthlytheme/december/christmas_activities.html A couple links do not work, but there are some good ideas for various grade levels

ESL Christmas Activities - http://iteslj.org/Lessons/Seasonal/Christmas.html More ideas, resources

Hobbycraft: Christmas - http://www.hobbycraft.co.uk/LESSONS/xmascard_4.htm A few good ideas that could be extended into some good centers

Jan Brett’s Secret Santa Selections - http://www.janbrett.com/secret_santa_selections.htm Printables for Christmas

Learn English: Christmas - http://www.learnenglish.org.uk/kids/archive/theme_christmas.html Some online games with options to print some of them out

Lesson Plan Page - http://www.lessonplanspage.com/LASSMDNightBeforeChristmasWritingAndMore36.htm  Suggested for gr. 3-6, easily adaptable into literacy centers

Little Giraffe’s Christmas - http://www.littlegiraffes.com/christmas.html Excellent literacy center ideas for kindergarten/gr. 1

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Merry Christmas - http://www.flw.com/merry.htm How to say Merry Christmas and Happy New Year in over 350 languages. A great literacy center; researching family roots, graphing, looking for commonalities

Mrs. Broome’s Christmas Activities - http://www.geocities.com/broomesroom/christmasunit.html Lots of ideas that are perfect for literacy centers

Mrs. Pohlmeyer’s Christmas Page - http://www.mrspohlmeyerskinderpage.com/christmas.htm So many ideas here for literacy centers, and including pocket charts, emergent readers

Northwest Territories Literacy Project - http://www.nwt.literacy.ca/famlit/howtokit/holiday/xmas.pdf A 45 page pdf file with wonderful resources!

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Step by Step: Christmas - http://stepbystepcc.com/holidays/christmas6.html Several ideas to use for literacy centers

Teachnology: Christmas - http://www.teach-nology.com/worksheets/misc/christmas/ Both free and member selections to create center activities

Virtual Vine: Christmas - http://www.thevirtualvine.com/christmas.html She has so many excellent and easy to create ideas for centers

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