Key Stage Two : Special Topics : Christmas

Discover some schemes of work, lesson plans, classroom worksheets and interactive activities to develop skills in different curriculum subjects for Key Stage Two to celebrate and enjoy the festive season

Schemes of Work

Lesson planning to develop and refine skills in different curriculum subjects to celebrate and enjoy the festive season

Art and Design

Use a range of media and materials to produce paintings, models and sculptures celebrating Christmas


Develop reading, writing and spoken language skills by composing fiction and non-fiction texts on Christmas themes


Investigate some of the traditions and customs followed by people in countries around the world at Christmas


Practise skills in number, geometry and measurement by solving problems related to Christmas

Religious Education

Explore the events in the nativity story and how Christians around the world celebrate Christmas

  • Christmas Carols
    Write new verses for a Christmas carol by editing traditional songs and choruses
  • Christmas Jingles
    Select and use homophones and persuasive language to devise adverts that can be used to sell different Christmas presents
  • Toy Shop
    Select special language and sentence structures to design and write a persuasive advert to sell different toys at Christmas
  • Christmas Deliveries
    Plan and write recounts to describe how different characters might deliver presents at Christmas