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#### Russian Star Ornaments

For Teachers 1st - 5th
Students research Russian Orthodox Christmas traditions in pre-soviet Russia and in other parts of the world. Then they create a handcrafted ornament in the style of old Russia. Students also decorate their Russian Star Ornament with...
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#### Starry Night Ornaments

For Teachers 1st - 12th
Students are introduced to the impasto technique used by Vincent Van Gogh. Using the internet, they research Vincent Van Gogh's life and work. To end the instructional activity, they make their own ornaments using the impasto technique...
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#### Christmas Around the World

For Teachers Pre-K - 1st
Students learn how other countries celebrate Christmas. In this Christmas lesson, students read a story about Christmas celebrations in other countries, discuss how they differ from U.S. celebrations, color pictures of traditional...
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#### Classroom Christmas Tree

For Teachers K
Students practice their addition by participating in a Christmas Tree activity.  In this holiday math lesson, students complete math problems at their desk and match their answers with ornaments on a tree.  Students are given an ornament...
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#### Ornaments Probability

For Students 4th - 5th
In this probability worksheet, students analyze 6 ornaments with different numbers. Students answer 6 questions in which the probability (never, sometimes or always) is determined.
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#### Making Christmas Ornaments

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this craft instructional activity, students follow the directions provided to learn how to make a dough ornament. Students answer 11 questions about the story.
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#### Gingerbread Baby Ornaments #4

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Learners are read the story "Gingerbread Baby". They use patterns from the book's website to use as templates for ornaments. They use clay and colors to make the ornaments and give them to someone as a gift.
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#### Decorate A Tree

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students decorate a tree with ornaments which represent different locomotion skills such as crab walk, stretches, jump rope, and jumping jacks. Great for holiday week.
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#### December Holidays Cursive Tracing Worksheet

For Students 2nd - 4th
In this holidays tracing worksheet, students trace the words adjective, Kwanzaa, and ornaments. Students trace these words in cursive handwriting.
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#### Christmas Tree Ornaments

For Students 1st - 3rd
In these Christmas tree ornaments worksheets, students cut out and color the various pictures and create ornaments for a Christmas tree.
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#### This is an Angel

For Students K - 1st
In this Christmas worksheet, students are provided with a picture of a tree ornament to decorate. Students will fill in the ornament with writing or words to depict the statement, "This is an angel."
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#### Recycled CD Christmas Ornaments

For Teachers K - 8th
Students make painted ornaments out of recycled CD's.