Happy Holidays!
Enjoy some holiday fun at these great sites!
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~Christmas Resources~

Activity  Village- wallpapers, scrapbook papers, mazes, letters, coloring pages and more! AtoZ Teachers Holiday Resources- Christmas Around the world, plays, songs, pomes, printables and more!
Black Dog's Christmas Fun- many games and other holiday related activities Child Fun- come and explore this great site and add fun to your holidays! Includes recipes, crafts, games, coloring pages and more!
Christmas Around the World-  Vicki Blackwell has collected some great information on how different countries celebrate the season. Christmas at Alphabet Soup- letters to Santa, trivia, recipes,  stories, and links to other great sites.
 
Crew's Nest Holiday Resources- great stories about holiday related themes, jokes, cards, snowglobes,  and more Fun with Food- a creative site with some creative ideas that use food!
Games for Preschoolers- some very cute holiday themed games to reinforce counting, colors, shapes... Gingerbread Theme- from AtoZ Teachers- lots of treats to sweeten your gingerbread unit!  The Teacher's Room has a great collection of activities too!

Jan Brett- who doesn't love using her books around the holidays??? She has wonderful resources to use with her books. This is a don't pass up site!

Kids Central-A great site packed with everything you need to make you holiday merry and bright-clipart, games, crafts, recipes and more!
KIDS Domains Stories- to read online- a collection of holiday stories to read.
 
KinderKorner- celebrates Christmas-free things as well as things to buy- all very cute!
 

M&M's Christmas Recipes- mmmm!

Mrs. Flannigan's Class-I love this site! This is one amazing teacher with amazing ideas! Santa Claus at  Claus.Com brings you a tone of holiday related resources, games, recipes from Mrs. Claus, crafts...
Teaching Heart's Christmas Pages- This is a great spot to visit for busy teachers! There are writing ideas, book ideas, bulleting board ideas, songs, finger plays, the list goes on! The Grinch Who Stole Christmas-
Dr. Seuss' official website


 
The Polar Express-Houghton Mifflin's site on this fascinating book and author. Here is the official
Polar Express Website
Polar Express Crossword Puzzle
Polar Express WordSearch
The Teachers' Mouse Pad Winter Theme-a blizzard of wintery resources


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~Coloring Pages~

Claus.Com Coloring Pages-very detailed and good for older children, go to ELF SCHOOL, coloring pages Coloring Book Fun-a collection of holiday pictures to print and color
 
Coloring Page.Net- has a HUGE collection of holiday coloring pages!
 
DLTK's Coloring Pages- from angels to reindeers to trees to Santa there are many wonderful pages to print and color.
Free Printables.Com- a nice variety of Christmas printables and coloring sheets. IvyJoy's Coloring Pages-fun holiday pictures to print and color
Kids Central's Coloring Pages Merry Christmas.com- coloring pages-nice, detailed pages to print and color
Night.net has pages suitable for older kids (more detailed) PapaJan's Coloring Pages- lots of great pages to print and color.
Santa' Coloring Pages- lots of pictures to use in your holiday decorating Squigly's Christmas Coloring Pages- many to print and color and several you can color online
The Holiday Spot coloring pages
The North Pole's Holiday Coloring Pages-clear lines and simple designs; great for kids of all ages


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~Crafts~

Activity Village-a collection of fun and easy activities and gift ideas  for children Amazing Mom's Crafts- ideas for everyone!
Busy Teacher's Christmas Crafts- some very cute activities Christmas Kids Crafts- lots of fun and easy Christmas crafts for kids of all ages- great dough recipes too!
DLTK's Christmas Crafts- this is my favorite site! The activities are great. Enchanted Learning Holiday Crafts- this is an incredible site!
Family Crafts-a collection of great craft activities to keep the whole family busy! Idea Box- scroll down to Christmas and open the folders for some holiday fun. 
Kids Domain's Christmas Ornaments- very unique and creative ways to decorate your tree! Merry Christmas.com- holiday crafts to help you deck the halls...
Snowman Christmas Tree Ornament-cute! Squigly's Christmas Crafts- Christmas crackers, glittering pine cones, flowers and recipes for cookies.


More coming soon...


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~Jokes~

Christmas Jokes from Kids Domain CrewsNest Christmas Jokes- what a treat!
Holiday Funnies- get ready to HO, HA, HA Sophie's Christmas Crackers- click on Christmas Jokes on the left of the screen


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~On-Line Activities~

Ben and Jerry's Virtual Snowman-this is a fun way to make a snowman that won't melt. BlackDog's Christmas Fun- great site with a wide variety of activities to help you celebrate the season
Can You Place- the items in the correct place by the clues given? Good for little ones! Brought to you by Fun School. Can You Survive Christmas Island? An interactive Christmas quiz brought to you by Kids Central.
Candy Cane Village-find the secret door and enter a wonderful village of fun and games brought to us by Rainbow Magic. Checkers-Kids Domain brings us this fun holiday game.
Christmas Break Out- using your mouse to move the paddle and bounce the balls towards the bricks to reveal a Christmas Card. Christmas Coloring Pages-Billy Bear has a great collection of holiday pictures to color online! Click on Christmas!
 
Christmas Concentration- find the  matching pairs Christmas Tic-Tac-Toe-See if you can beat Santa Penguin!
Decorate a Christmas Tree by clicking and dragging the ornaments and trimmings. Great for little ones! Games With Santa- many different on-line games to play-includes Connect 4, Marbles, All Lights, Pac Man and More!
Lil'Fingers Christmas- online stories, matching, coloring pages and more!
Matching- find the matching stockings at A Kids Heart
Primary Games Christmas Games- many exciting and challenging Christmas games to play online. Puzzles at Kids Central- a collection of word search puzzles and jigsaw puzzles
Reindeer Recall-Look at the reindeers' room, turn off the light and see what you remember in this fun quiz. Santa's Bulging Sack- a great game for older children- help Santa empty his sack!
Santa Simulator- drop the presents  to the houses with Christmas lights before you  run out of fuel.  There is a kids version and a harder full version Snowman-build your own holiday snowman at Fun School.

 
Squigly's Playhouse- a nice collection of puzzles, mazes, quizzes, word scrambles and picture matches. This is a great site! Tic- Tac- Toe with Holly-play against Holly and see if you can beat her at this fun game. Maybe you want to play with Rudolph or maybe Santa at Blackdog.com
Unscramble the Blocks-see if you can figure out the Christmas related words at Kids Domain Virtual Christmas Tree Farm- tour a Christmas Tree Farm and on the way learn a lot about Christmas trees!
Winter Matching-a memory type game from Primary Games.com Word Searches at Fun School-Choose from Christmas, Hanukkah or Kwanza
Word Search at Squigly's - can you find all the hidden words? Write a Story at Sears about a magical Christmas Tree, Santa's Workshop  or about Rudolph


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~Printables~

ABC Teach-holiday shape books and coloring pages A Kids Heart- story starters,  shapes to print and write on, coloring pages, word searches and mazes. 
All Free Prinatbles- lots of great printables including 3-D snowmen and Christmas trees. AtoZ Christmas Printables- Christmas Countdown posters, mini books, blank books, vocabulary sheets, coloring pages and more- just select your grade level!
Calendar- a fill in the dates calendar to print and use. Christmas Printables-bells, bows, bears, candy canes and more!
DLTK's printable holiday fun-writing paper, bookmarks, gift tags and more! Dr. Seuss Gift Tags- visit Seussville and print your very own gift tags.
EDHelper has a wonderful collection of printable resources- mazes, story starters, math sheets, coloring sheets and a whole lot more! File Folder Games from Preschool Printables-nice selection, great resource!
*Gingerbread Buttons   *Icy Igloo Alphabet   *Snowflakes Numbers     *Snowmen Coloring Match  *Tree
Find The Holiday Cakes- an "I Spy" type game! Free Printables.Com- a nice variety of Christmas printables and coloring sheets.
Little Giraffe's Holiday Books for Emergent Readers- Reindeer, Reindeer  Christmas Lights (colors) Preschool Printables- cute file folder game- matching Christmas trees


 
Reindeer, Reindeer... a very cute holiday book patterned after Brown Bear, Brown Bear. Brought to you by Little Giraffe. Squigly's Christmas Printables- mazes, word searches, secret codes and more...

 
Teach-Nology- free Christmas Printables Tree Maze

Zini's Holiday Printables-
a great resource for theme related projects. Please observe their guidelines when using their work.

 
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~Songs~

The Teacher's Room- what a fun selection of songs and fingerplays.


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