Hanukkah Jewish Festival

Hanukkah 2017 will begin in the evening of Tuesday 12 December and ends in the evening of Wednesday 20 December. Just as most children are preparing for Christmas they may enjoy learning about another festival celebrated at a similar time of year. Hanukkah or Chanukah...

Reindeer Facts and Fun

Reindeer facts are rarely considered, although reindeer make up an important part of Christmas. No reindeer – no toys delivered! Often children will know nothing about the animals except that they pull Santa’s sleigh and one is called Rudolf. An interesting...

World War Two – BBC Resources

World War 2 from the BBC is an archived page so no longer updated but it is still an excellent resource for that topic. “The Second World War (World War 2) lasted from 1939 to 1945. It was fought in Europe, in Russia, North Africa and in Asia. 60 million people died...