Christmas Literacy

Christmas Literacy

Whether you're looking for creative writing or non-fiction tasks, Christmas is the ideal time to try one of our short writing units.

Christmas Non-Fiction Writing Unit (KS1)

Children produce a poster that gives information about a Christmas tradition, through sharing ideas and selecting information from reading a text. [5 lessons]

The Elves' Workshop - Lists and Letters (KS1)

Introduce labels, lists and letter-writing in this fun non-fiction unit, with engaging interactives. Children receive a letter from Father Christmas and his elves asking them to help suggest toys for their new workshop... [4 lessons]

Christmas Story Writing Unit (KS1)

Children take part in role-play to deepen their understanding of Nativity characters, and discuss and respond to story events. They go on to write and illustrate their own stories. [6 lessons]

Assemblies / RE

Introduce the festival of Christmas to your school with these Assembly packs, which include differentiated information books, a full assembly script and slideshow of images:

KS1 Christmas Assembly Pack

KS2 Christmas Assembly Pack