Have a happy
Christmas
4 Grade Students - ETG
th
Christmas Trees
• Christmas trees are
used to decorate our
house
• They are very typical of
Christmas time
Ornaments
• We can also decorate
our house with
ORNAMENTS
• They have hooks on
top. They are hung from
the branches of
Chr...
W
reaths
Other way of
decorating for
Christmas is by using
WREATHS. These are
decorated with bows
and ornaments and
are hu...
Christmas Cards
• People send
Christmas cards to
relatives and friends
• People write their
wishes for the new
year in the...
Poinsettias
• Poinsettias are the
typical Christmas
flowers
• They can be found
in different colours
(apart from red)
Stockings
• Christmas stockings
can be filled with
gifts
• They are normally
hung on the
fireplace
Candy Canes
• Candy canes are
the typical
Christmas sweets
• They have red and
white stripes
Christmas Carols
• Christmas carols are that
special songs which we
typically sing at Christmas
time
• For example, the so...
Christmas Carolers
• The carolers are
those people who
go from house to
house singing
Christmas Carols
Gingerbread houses

• Gingerbread is another very
known Christmas symbol

• The tradition of baking a
Gingerbread house be...
Santa Claus
• On Christmas Eve,
Santa Claus delivers
presents to all the
children in the world
• He climbs down their
chim...
Cookies for Santa
• Children leave
cookies and milk
or hot chocolate
for Santa Claus on
December, 24th
Reindeers
• The tradition says that
9 reindeers pull
Santa's sleigh on
Christmas’ Eve
• Santa’s most famous
reindeer is Ru...
Christmas Presents
• The tradition of
giving presents at
Christmas started
with the Three Wise
Men, who brought
Jesus prec...
Christmas Dinner

• People always
celebrated
Christmas with a
special meal. Before
Victorian times,
people would eat
roast...
People like you make
the season bright!
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Christmas traditions and symbols 4th grade

  1. 1. Have a happy Christmas 4 Grade Students - ETG th
  2. 2. Christmas Trees • Christmas trees are used to decorate our house • They are very typical of Christmas time
  3. 3. Ornaments • We can also decorate our house with ORNAMENTS • They have hooks on top. They are hung from the branches of Christmas trees.
  4. 4. W reaths Other way of decorating for Christmas is by using WREATHS. These are decorated with bows and ornaments and are hung on doors or above fireplaces.
  5. 5. Christmas Cards • People send Christmas cards to relatives and friends • People write their wishes for the new year in the Christmas cards
  6. 6. Poinsettias • Poinsettias are the typical Christmas flowers • They can be found in different colours (apart from red)
  7. 7. Stockings • Christmas stockings can be filled with gifts • They are normally hung on the fireplace
  8. 8. Candy Canes • Candy canes are the typical Christmas sweets • They have red and white stripes
  9. 9. Christmas Carols • Christmas carols are that special songs which we typically sing at Christmas time • For example, the songs “Baby please come home” and “Nuestra Canción de Navidad” are the Christmas Carols that we are preparing for Friday
  10. 10. Christmas Carolers • The carolers are those people who go from house to house singing Christmas Carols
  11. 11. Gingerbread houses • Gingerbread is another very known Christmas symbol • The tradition of baking a Gingerbread house began in Germany after the Brothers Grimm published their collection of German fairy tales in the early 1800s. Among the tales was the story of Hansel and Gretel: children left to starve in the forest, found a house made of bread and sugar decorations.
  12. 12. Santa Claus • On Christmas Eve, Santa Claus delivers presents to all the children in the world • He climbs down their chimneys while they are asleep This is 5th grade Santa
  13. 13. Cookies for Santa • Children leave cookies and milk or hot chocolate for Santa Claus on December, 24th
  14. 14. Reindeers • The tradition says that 9 reindeers pull Santa's sleigh on Christmas’ Eve • Santa’s most famous reindeer is Rudolph • Rudolph has a red nose that glows
  15. 15. Christmas Presents • The tradition of giving presents at Christmas started with the Three Wise Men, who brought Jesus precious gifts on the first Christmas day
  16. 16. Christmas Dinner • People always celebrated Christmas with a special meal. Before Victorian times, people would eat roast beef, ham or goose for Christmas dinner. Today, most people prefer turkey.
  17. 17. People like you make the season bright!

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