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    Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Christmas Lesson Plan

    Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Christmas Lesson Plan

    Objective: To learn about Christmas

    Book(s):

    Music: Sing Christmas carols and songs

    Prewriting Skills:

    • TTPWS 18-20
    • Christmas Notebook 3-4 (http://www.livinglifeandlearning.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/christmas-printable-2.pdf)

    Fine Motor Skills:

    Christmas Coloring Pages

    • http://www.freefunchristmas.com/wp-content/uploads/Ornaments-Coloring-Page.pdf
    • http://www.freefunchristmas.com/wp-content/uploads/Christmas_Tree_Coloring_Page1.pdf
    • http://www.freefunchristmas.com/wp-content/uploads/Christmas-Santa-Coloring-Page1.pdf

    Christmas Tracing Pages

    • http://www.education.com/files/463801_463900/463876/file_463876.pdf
    • http://www.4shared.com/web/preview/pdf/HU6mR8Le

    Craft/Activity 1: Paper Chain Snowman (http://fromabcstoacts.com/snowman-christmas-countdown)

    Materials

    • Black and white paper
    • Black and orange markers
    • Scissors
    • Glue
    • Yarn

    Directions

    1. Cut the white paper into three strips.
    2. Cut the black paper into one strip and one circle.
    3. Glue the black strip into a loop.
    4. Glue the black loop onto the black circle.
    5. Form a paper chain by gluing the three white strips together.
    6. Draw a snowman face on the top white loop.
    7. Draw three black coal buttons on the middle white loop.
    8. Glue the black hat on top of the top white loop.
    9. Poke two holes in the sides of the black hat.
    10. Thread some yarn through the holes.
    11. Tie the yarn to form a loop.
    12. Hang the snowman from the yarn to display.

    Craft/Activity 2: Paper Plate Christmas Wreath (http://www.sowsproutplay.com/activities/simple-toddler-christmas-crafts-paper-plate-christmas-wreath/)

    Materials

    • Paper plate
    • Scissors
    • Green paint
    • Decorating materials
    • Paint brush
    • Glue

    Directions

    1. Cut out the center of the paper plate.
    2. Paint the paper plate ring green.
    3. Decorate the green ring with various materials such as paper scraps, beads, buttons, glitter, and stickers.
    4. Display the paper plate wreath.

    Craft/Activity 3: No Cook Cinnamon Ornaments

    Materials

    • 1 cup of flour
    • 1/2 cup of salt
    • 1/2 cup of cinnamon
    • 3/4 cup of very warm water
    • String

    Directions

    1. Combine the flour, salt, cinnamon, and warm water to form a dough.
    2. Shape the dough into ornaments.
    3. Poke holes in the ornaments for hanging.
    4. Allow the ornaments to dry for at least 24 hours.
    5. Thread the string through the holes.
    6. Hang the cinnamon ornaments.

    Christmas Preschool Crafts and Activities

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    Preschool Homeschool Curriculum: Christmas Lesson Plan © 2014 Heather Johnson
    Christmas Preschool Crafts and Activities © 2014 Heather Johnson

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