Christmas Around the World

Living Books, Coloring Books & Activities on different Christmas customs and traditions - a great way to integrate social studies into your homeschool holidays!

  1. Christmas Around the World
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  1. Christmas Around the World
    Mary D. Lankford
    HarperCollins / 1998 / Trade Paperback
    Our Price$8.09 Retail Price$8.99 Save 10% ($0.90)

A holiday celebration of diversity!

From Ethiopian fringed umbrellas and star-shaped Filipino lanterns to candlelit Swedish St. Lucia crowns, Christmas Around the World brings together Christmas traditions from twelve different lands. Includes a section on craft ideas, a pronunciation guide, a page of Christmas sayings, and two pages of Fact and Fiction.

    1. Christmas Customs Around the World
      Herbert H. Wernecke
      Westminster John Knox Press / 1979 / Trade Paperback
      Our Price$19.80 Retail Price$22.00 Save 10% ($2.20)
      Availability: In Stock
      Stock No: WW4242588

    Divided geographically by continent and by country, this book discusses the Christmas celebration, with special emphasis on geographical and cultural influences.

    1. Christmas Around the World Coloring Book
      Joan O'Brien
      Dover Publications / 2003 / Trade Paperback
      Our Price$3.59 Retail Price$3.99 Save 10% ($0.40)
      Availability: In Stock
      Stock No: WW426518

    Learn how Christmas is celebrated around the world by coloring 30 pictures, including vignettes of young carolers in Great Britain, Mexican children playing under a piqata, a Swedish girl wearing a traditional crown of candles, Greek children parading with drums and triangles, and an Australian family picnicking on a beach.

    There are also scenes of youngsters decorating a "tree of light" in China, French children leaving shoes for Phre Nvel to fill, Americans hanging stockings on the mantle and leaving Santa milk and cookies, Polish children looking at the North Star, and 21 other illustrations. Each scene appears with an informative caption. 32 pages, paperback.

      1. Celebration in Song: A Children's Choir Christmas Around the World CD Kit
        Sally K. Albrecht
        Alfred Publishing Co., Inc. / 2009 / Compact disc
        Our Price$35.96 Retail Price$39.95 Save 10% ($3.99)
        Availability: Expected to ship on or about 09/17/22.
        Stock No: WWCD2907

      This excellent multi-cultural 2-part "instant program" features six singable selections from Poland, Spain, Hungary, England and America. The music is connected with clever yet informative verses highlighting customs of each country. Some of Alfred's top arrangers and composers are featured in this program, including Carl Strommen, Anna Laura Page, Patsy Ford Simms, Jackie O'Neill and Winnagene Hatch. Includes a CD with full tracks and accompaniment tracks. Grade 4 and up; 20 mins.