This week, Year 1 and 2 have been busy creating their own interactive digital Advent Calendar. Rather than opening a door to reveal chocolate, each day will reveal a fun and interesting fact about Christmas, which the children researched themselves. Using Pic Collage, the children then created a picture with all the numbers needed for the…
this is FINLAND's advent calendar contains popular Finnish instructions and recipes for the lead-up to Christmas, making the wait more enjoyable - and shorter!
This years calendar is uses Finland's country themed emojis. Just follow this calendar to find out more about Finland and the Fins.
The about page says
"Finland is the first country in the world to publish its own set of country themed emojis. The Finland emoji collection contains 30 tongue-in-cheek emotions, which were created to explain some hard-to-describe Finnish emotions, Finnish words and customs.
The emojis are part of the Christmas calendar published by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland on this site. We are THE Christmas nation, because the original Santa Claus comes from Finland! The first calendar hatch revealing the first emoji explanation opens on 1 December. On top of the 24 calendar hatches there will be general Finnish emojis released. If you wondered, why we only have 24 hatches on the calendar instead of 25, it is because Christmas is celebrated in Finland on the Christmas Eve, not Christmas Day.
You can use and share the unmodified images freely for non-commercial use."
Added 29/10/2015 From Woodlands Junior School Kent. In previous years this has been an extremely popular resource one of many from the school.
"On each day in December, test your knowledge on how Christmas is celebrated around the world, using our very own interactive advent calendar. Most of the facts and photos in the Woodlands Junior advent calendar below have been sent to us by schools and visitors around the world"
An online advent calendar (or any advent calendar) is a merry way to check off the days until December 25 ! This online advent calendar is free and FUN ! There is a surprise every day in this fun online advent calendar the kids will love it.
It's a Shape Christmas is an Interactive Advent Calendar themed around Christmas & Shapes produced by Shape.
A shape to talk about every day.
From the About page
"IT'S A SHAPE CHRISTMAS
Started in 2011, here at Shape we created a collaboration project that connected students, graduates and industry professionals together. We created a digital platform to enable creatives to create artwork free for download to end users on iPhone & iPad.
The process is simple. A digital calendar that counts down to christmas and reveals a bespoke illustration each day themed around 4 different Shapes (Square, Triangle, Circle and Hexagon) & Christmas! 25 creatives are chosen to feature their artwork from all over the world."
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