Carter's Christmas (Cloverleaf Books: Fall and Winter Holidays)
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Christmas is coming! Carter and Grandma shop for gifts, visit Santa, pick out a tree, and decorate cookies. On Christmas Eve, they go to church. Then they open presents and share a big meal with family on Christmas Day. Find out how people celebrate this special time of year!
wrapping paper. Trace around the lid with a marker, forming a circle. Cut out the wrapping paper circle. Lay the lid on the white construction paper. Trace around the lid with a marker, forming a circle. Cut out the construction paper circle. Use your colored markers to decorate the construction paper circle. Here are some ideas: draw a Christmas picture write your name and the year write something like, “Merry Christmas, Grandma” Use your glue stick to glue the decorated circle to one side
Knopf, 2011. This book tells the story of the baby Jesus’s birth on the first Christmas. WEBSITES N.J. Christmas Tree Activity Guide and Fun Book http://www.njchristmastrees.org/f/ActivityGuidepdf.pdf Download and print this guide from the New Jersey Christmas Tree Growers Association. It has many activities to help you learn more about Christmas trees. Expand lea r printed bo ning beyond the ok. Downlo ad complemen tary educa free, tional resources for t from our w his book ebsite, www.lerne
illustrated by Katie Saunders. p. cm. — (Cloverleaf books. Fall and winter holidays) Includes index. ISBN 978–0–7613–5074–3 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper) 1. Christmas—Juvenile literature. I. Saunders, Katie, ill. II. Title. GT4985.5.B86 2013 394.2663—dc23 2011046172 Manufactured in the United States of America 1 – BP – 7/15/12 eISBN: 978-1-4677-0120-4 Table oF ConTenTs Chapter one Christmas is Coming. Chapter Two . . . .4 Christmas Tastes Great. Chapter Three The Christmas
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