PPt Xmas stories: (very simple french used as Father Christmas gets dressed ready to deliver presents)

(this is a translation of 'the night before christmas' so the French is more complex but the pictures should help!)

KS2 starter activities (aimed at Year 6 to revise/practise core structures from the hampshire End-of-year-6 Agreement)
and a similar challenge to write Xmas sentences

This PowerPoint was first used at the Portsmouth Christmas RSG in November 2009. Many thanks to the contributers for this resource.

These mini stickers contain Christmas vocabulary and images and fit onto Avery J8651 or equivalent (65 stickers per page)
Xmas vocabulary is also available on About French.com

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9 Christmas flashcards with gender colour-coded borders (French) for vocabulary practice and games such as OXO, SPLAT, etc.
- Wrd document to play noughts & crosses practising clothes in a xmas theme.

- Follow me cards - link word and image on these dominoes or play like Science / Numeracy follow-me cards.
- simple colouring revision of colours

Here is a great blog post with lots of Christmas ideas and activities for use in Spanish, French or German lessons.

Some useful weblinks:
Some songs:

Pere Noel Village
Fete Enfants website xmas
Strasbourg Xmas Markets
Tete a modeler (craft activities)
La Poste official Pere Noel site
Email template letter to Pere Noel
MFL Sunderland Xmas resources
Royaume du Pere Noel
Interactive advent calendar
BBC Xmas Around World
Petit Papa Noel
Vive le vent (karaoke)
Spot the carol with Mickey



And my absolute favourite site of all time - the NORAD (US Airforce) live tracking of Santa as he crosses the world delivering presents on Christmas eve every year:
Norad track Santa (live 24th)