Teaching Winter Holidays with PBS LearningMedia


Wintertime is full of reasons to celebrate. Students will enjoy learning about the fascinating and sometimes surprising origins of familiar holidays and learning about new holidays, too!

The winter holiday video collection from PBS LearningMedia is lesson-ready for Grade 2 – 6 classrooms.

December & January Holidays

  • PBSLMHanukkah
  • Christmas
  • Kwanzaa
  • New Years Day
  • Chinese New Year

Educator Resources

  • 1-minute videos to stream or download
  • Support materials: vocabulary sheet, activity, discussion questions, and teacher key
  • Standards-aligned, Grades 2 – 6

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