What year did Christmas begin in England?
Christmas pudding is a well-known English dish. List the 15
ingredients used in the recipe for Christmas pudding.
What is dropped into the pudding before being cooked and is said to bring
'health, wealth, and happiness' to whomever may find it?
What is a traditional British Christmas play called?
In your own words, give some information about "Boxing Day" using at least
When did Christmas Trees first become popular in England?
What did people used to decorate their trees with during the Victorian
When was the first Christmas card sent and who printed it?
What are the songs sung at Christmas time called?
Why is Christmas Eve an exciting time for children in England and what
do the children do that night?
What is a Christmas 'cracker' and explain how it is made and how it works.
What traditionally happens at three o'clock on Christmas Day?
What foods make up a traditional Christmas dinner eaten on Christmas Day?
What was the traditional Christmas dinner in the past?
Give the history of 'mistletoe'.
The Brittish author, Charles Dickens wrote the book, 'A Christmas Carol".
Give the name of four of the characters in this well-known Christmas
Pick three countries from the website below. For each country,
give three facts on the traditions of how Christmas is celebrated in
that particular country.
[Thanks & a "tip o' the hat" to Mrs. Galvin's class from Charlton, North
Carolina for the great website!]