Inside: Christmas Picture Books + FREE St. Lucia Day Activity Guide
In the midst of the busy Christmas season, we suggest you share some meaningful reading and learning time with your child centered around the holiday.
We’ve rounded up some fun Christmas picture books for a hot cocoa sipping read-aloud time. Lots of holiday cheer, and at least one special saint, to celebrate the Christmas season.
Scroll to the bottom to see a list of our favorite Christmas books to read with your children this holiday. But first, a free way to make the reading time enriching and memorable!
A FREE Lucia Morning in Sweden Activity + Learning Guide
Lucia Morning in Sweden is one of our favorite Christmas stories to read on St. Lucia Day (December 13th). And it’s also is a great way to spark some learning about Sweden. Because of this, we’ve created a simple activity and learning guide to go with the story.
You can explore and enjoy this story a little further with some intentional learning when you download our FREE printable: Lucia Morning in Sweden Activity + Learning Guide. It’s all about relaxed reading and learning time sprinkled with lots of fun.
The Guide includes:
- Facts about St. Lucia
- Simple questions to spark conversation
- Hands-on activities (including fun snack ideas inspired by the story)
- Related reading
- Other Swedish story recommendations
Favorite Christmas Picture Books
Click on the book cover images to read more about each title.
More Christmas Reading Ideas!
Want more Christmas reading book lists and activities? Check out our other guides.
- FREE – Character-Building Christmas Book List
- FREE – Read Your Way to Christmas Day
- A Christmas Carol – Book Guide
- The Family Under the Bridge – Book Guide