Things to Do: December

Things to Do December

Our favorite Christmastime finds and resources featuring unit studies, music, crafts, free eBooks, and lots of fun!

  1. Learn more about your favorite Christmas carols!
  2. Need some gift ideas for students? Maybe you’ll find one of these 25 Gift Ideas for Students helpful.
  3. You may also appreciate these very simple gift ideas for children.
  4. Enjoy Dickens Christmas Carol unit study — one of our favorites, featuring copywork, grammar, writing, and tons of resources!
  5. And while you are at it, download this free Enriched Classics version of A Christmas Carol.
  6. Download this beautiful free Birth of Christ lapbook from Vertitas Press.
  7. This free Christmas Carols and Hymns unit study from Karen Caroe has been a repeated favorite! We’ve supplied additional helps.
  8. Make your own Christmas Advent calendar — with matchboxes!
  9. Here is another favorite Christmas unit from Karen Caroe: A Blessed Christmas featuring the symbols of Christmas!
  10. Have fun with the Grinch and learn:

    Maybe Christmas…doesn’t come from a store.
    Maybe Christmas…perhaps…means a little bit more!

  11. Experience Christmas Around the World with this free unit and lapbook at
  12. Grab your little ones, gather up the family, choose a Christmas carol or song, and start singing along with Christmas Karaoke!
  13. Learn more about “Silent Night, Holy Night,” first performed on Christmas Eve 1818 {free unit study}.
  14. Snuggle up and read “‘Twas the Night Before Christmas.”
  15. You may also enjoy our free ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas copywork set.
  16. Enjoy the 12 days of Christmas (December 25 to January 5) with our 12 Days of Christmas activities!