Winter Holiday Activities for the Spanish Classroom
It’s that time of year…when winter holidays are upon us and kids are going stir crazy! While the kids may be ready to start Winter Break right now, unfortunately, there are a few more weeks to go. So instead of stressing out, use this collection of winter holiday activities to keep learning fun for the kids and easy for you!
Winter Holiday Activities – Printables
First, save your sanity with these fun printables. This time of year is a great time to review concepts learned earlier in the year. So keep things fun and easy with these activities, many of which are no-prep and FREE!
To begin, here are 3 resources I created to help review Spanish vocabulary, including colors, numbers, animals, food, and more. All are print and go, and all are super fun for kids of all ages!
Next, here are some more awesome printables for the winter holidays:
- Snowman Coloring Pages in Spanish
- Problemas de matemáticas de invierno
- Complete the Snowman Printable
- Free Spanish Preschool Printables About Winter
- Christmas Movement Cards in Spanish
- Finally, here’s a Free Christmas Board Game in Spanish from Mommy Maestra
Winter Activities – Arts & Crafts
After you’ve had fun with the printables, try some of these fun winter holiday projects!
- First, sing and dance along to this Spanish song for kids, Copo de Nieve before creating snowflakes in class by either teaching students to cut out a paper snowflake by following directions in Spanish
- Next, here’s a really fun idea from Rockalingua: a collaborative class project: a holiday tree!
- Further, here’s a great activity to help celebrate the Spanish festival of Posadas: Cone Cup Piñata
- In addition, here’s a fun activity from Mundo de Pepita: Making Paper Shoes for Three King’s Day
- Then try this “Ojo De Dios” Craft from Bilinguazo
- Finally, Mommy Maleta features this fabulous The Legend Of The Poinsettia | Mexico Craft
Winter Activities – Games
- First, check out this Juego de Navidad from Aprendemos Juntos
- Next, Mis Clases Locas has a great post featuring winter holiday activities for the Spanish Classroom
- Additionally, here’s a fun activity: Spanish Christmas Games: Find the Nutcracker
- Finally, here’s a free download from Mommy Maestra: Christmas Connect Four in Spanish
Winter Activities – Digital Resources
Winter Activities – Hanukkah
Finally, since I celebrate Hanukkah, I was really excited to find this blog post from Mundo de Pepita: Resources for Hanukkah in Spanish Class. Also, be sure to watch this video featuring Hanukkah songs in Spanish: