The December bulletin boards on this page were created by myself and my colleagues. You can also check out my lesson plans section to find the lesson plans that go along with these beautiful bulletin boards.
Chanukah is also called the Festival of Light.
It is a Jewish holiday commemorating the victory of the Maccabees over the army of Antiochus as well as the miracle of the Maccabees finding a small jug of oil which lit the Menorah in the Holy Temple for eight days and nights.
These Chanukah December bulletin boards show the candles, the Menorahs and dreidels:
While learning about Christmas, the children were enthusiastic to explore (and eat) candy canes, it was a great opportunity to learn about patterns (red, white, red white) and to recreate their own patterns.
Authentic Learning - Candy Canes and Patterns:
The parents can have a glimpse into the class by looking at photos from our daily activities.
In class experiences display for parents and children to share:
A word wall is a great way to expose the children to the theme words. Add papers and pencils near by for an easy writing center.
Christmas Bulletin Board Ideas:
Winter scene on material background: