December Themed Activities for Kids

It’s hard to imagine that it’s already time for Christmas countdown activities! Today, I’m sharing my calendar of December themed activities for kids. You’ll find all my unit studies and holiday posts listed by themes in my “Should You Use Unit Studies?” post. Here you’ll find lots of themes for December according to holiday or calendar observances.

You’ll find more links for calendar observances in my “Enliven Your Homeschool with Some Calendar Fun” post. The post has links to resources for calendar observances for any level. I especially  focus here on December themes for preschoolers through early elementary, although many of the calendar observances are for pre-teens and teens as well.

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December Themes

Hundreds of December Holiday Activities for KidsHundreds of December Holiday Activities for Kids

Monthly Observances for December

Monthly observances can be used for themed activities throughout the month or for one or two weeks during the month.

  • Bingo Month
  • National Drunk and Drugged Driving Prevention Month
  • National Eggnog Month
  • Worldwide Food Service Safety Month
  • National Fruitcake Month
  • Safe Toys and Gifts Month – Best Gifts for Kids: Montessori Baby and Toddler Toys
  • Spiritual Literacy Month
  • National Write a Business Plan Month
  • Write a Friend Month

December Calendar Observances with Changing Dates

December Dates that Can Be Used for Themed Activities

Calendar observances are great for mini units or even units that might last the whole month.

I’ll add to this post as I publish new posts that fit in with December-themed observances.

Deb - Siganture

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