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Christmas English

Discover lesson plans, classroom worksheets and interactive activities to develop skills in English for Key Stage One to teach about using reading and writing skills on the theme of Christmas

  • Christmas Party

    Christmas Party

    Write lists of foods, drinks and games needed for a class Christmas celebration

  • Reindeer Lists

    Reindeer Lists

    Write lists to record different items needed to care for Santa’s reindeer at the North Pole

  • Snowman


    Select synonyms for different vocabulary words that can be used to describe a snowman in a poem

  • Christmas Alphabet

    Christmas Alphabet

    Select a range of different presents to fill a Christmas stocking to match each letter of the alphabet

  • Thank You Santa

    Thank You Santa

    Compose and write a personal letter to Santa Claus to thank him for a present received at Christmas

  • Christmas Tree

    Christmas Tree

    Select special vocabulary to use in a poem describing different Christmas tree ornaments

  • Santa’s Trip

    Santa’s Trip

    Write a narrative story to describe one of the special places that Santa could visit on holiday after Christmas

  • Santa’s Visit

    Santa’s Visit

    Compile a storyboard to plan a narrative story about where Santa could visit on holiday

  • Santa’s Suitcase

    Santa’s Suitcase

    Use the conjunction and to link pairs of items that might be needed by Santa for different holidays

  • Santa’s Holiday Wishes

    Santa’s Holiday Wishes

    Write and punctuate sentences to describe places that Santa wishes to visit on holiday

  • Santa’s Postcards

    Santa’s Postcards

    Identify and select vocabulary to describe different places visited by Santa Claus

  • Word Sentences or

    Word Sentences or

    Select and use words with the common letter strings or to complete different sentences

  • Word Sentences air

    Word Sentences air

    Select and use words with the common letter string air to complete different sentences

  • Buses, Trains, Planes

    Buses, Trains, Planes

    Select patterned language to use when writing poems describing ways of travelling when making different journeys

  • Poetry Display

    Poetry Display

    Redraft and edit poems to display in the classroom describing transport that can be used for a range of journeys