My daughter is home for winter break, and we’ll be traveling to see my son next week. So, I’m happy as a clam!
Merry Christmas to all who celebrate! May all the joys of the season be yours.
See ya on the Net,
Barbara J. Feldman
“Surfing the Net with Kids”
Christmas Crafts Printable(** for Premium Members only)
“Tis the season to be jolly.” And Christmas crafts certainly add to the season’s jolliness, don’t you think? This week’s website picks showcase Christmas craft projects for kids of all ages.
All Free Crafts: Christmas
With more than 150 original Christmas crafts, All Free Crafts is quite a find. Organized into six categories (such as Santa Crafts, Light Bulb Crafts and Easy Tree Trims) many of the projects focus on using recycled household items, and all have photos of the finished project. Other featured holidays include Valentines Day, Mother’s Day, and Halloween.
All Kids Network: Kids Christmas Crafts
“All of these Christmas themed crafts were made in our own home so we know that they are fun and child-friendly. So light a fire in the fireplace, make some hot cocoa, put on your favorite holiday movie and gather the family around the table to make some of our great kids Christmas crafts!” This Christmas page has a couple dozen projects, with links to printable worksheets, coloring pages, and mazes in the right-hand column.
Busy Bee Kids Crafts: Christmas Crafts for Kids
“This Christmas why not create a Posable Reindeer, make your own homemade Christmas Ornaments with our Salt Dough Recipe, or design your own Winter Window card for a special homemade teacher gift?” Visit Busy Bee Kids Crafts for three dozen illustrated craft projects (for ages two and up) and last, but not least, a whole slew of Christmas printables including coloring pages, word search puzzles and dot-to-dots.
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Printables Club Members Also Get …
Surfnetkids Printables Club Members also get the following printables to use in the classroom, the computer lab, the school library, or to send home with students:
Christmas Crafts Printable
Christmas Songs Printable
Gingerbread Houses Printable
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Quote of the Week
“I have found that among its other benefits, giving liberates the soul of the giver.” ~~ Maya Angelou ~~ (b. Apr 4, 1928) American poet, dancer, playwright, director, author. Visit http://www.lightafire.com/quotations/authors/maya-angelou/ for more quotes and handy links.
Surfing the Calendar
Universal Human Rights Month December
Game of Bingo Created by Edwin S. Lowe Dec, 1929
First Gorilla Born in Captivity Dec 22, 1956
Federal Reserve Act Establishes Federal Reserve Banks Dec 23, 1913
Stephenie Meyer’s Birthday Dec 24, 1973
Battle of New Orleans Began Dec 24, 1814
Washington Crosses the Delaware Dec 25, 1776
Christmas Dec 25, 2015
Gingerbread Houses for Christmas Dec 25, 2015
“To Kill a Mockingbird” Movie Released Dec 25, 1962
Indian Ocean Earthquake and Tsunami Dec 26, 2004
Louis Pasteur’s Birthday Dec 27, 1822
Poor Richard’s Almanack First Published Dec 28, 1732
Endangered Species Act Enacted Dec 28, 1973
Card Playing Day Dec 28, 2015
Rudyard Kipling’s Birthday Dec 30, 1865
Panama Given Control of the Panama Canal Dec 31, 1999