Harbor and Sprout

Winter Holidays Unit Study


Discover winter holidays all around the world in your homeschool this season with a family-style unit study! This unit study features Christmas around the world, Midwinter celebrations, Hanukkah, Diwali, and so many more winter holidays, festivals, and celebrations all across the globe. Designed to be enriching for all ages, you will find engaging and interactive information and activities at every turn.

*Select the option to add the Hygge Handbook to your Winter Holidays Unit Study for just $5!* 
In this unit study, you will explore 30 different winter holidays, celebrations, and festivals from all over the world. For each holiday, you will find:

    • A brief overview of the holiday
    • The meaning and history of the holiday
    • Customs, celebrations, and traditions associated with the holiday
    • Additional applications, connections, and significance of the holiday
    • A traditional craft tutorial associated with the holiday to try 
    • A traditional recipe associated with the holiday to make and enjoy

In addition, this Winter Holidays unit includes copywork for each holiday in multiple formats to allow you to foster the needs of your children, flash cards for each holiday, reflection pages to help your family draw meaningful and personal connections coloring pages and templates for learners of all ages to enjoy the unit in creative ways, and a book list of recommended titles to help enhance your unit study.

The holidays and celebrations in this unit study include:

  • Samhain
  • Diwali
  • Saint Nicholas' Eve
  • Saint Nicholas' Day
  • Sinterklaas
  • Krampusnacht
  • Hanukkah
  • Saint Lucia Day
  • Las Posadas
  • Saturnalia
  • Shab-e Yalda
  • Midwinter
  • Shalako
  • Toji
  • Soyal
  • Dongzhi Festival
  • Yule
  • Inti Raymi
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day
  • Kwanzaa
  • Boxing Day
  • New Year's Eve/Day
  • Hogmanay
  • Three Kings Day
  • La Befana
  • Ganna
  • Makar Sankranti
  • Chinese New Year
  • Maslenitsa

      Click here to download a free sample of the Winter Holidays Unit Study! Be sure to select the option to add the Hygge Handbook for just $5 with unit study purchase. Use this unit study on its own or in tandem with other sweet finds from our holiday line!

      Please note that by nature, this unit study is steeped in tradition and culture, including religion associated with many of the holidays. Harbor + Sprout does not claim or promote any religious affiliation and strives to leave the door open to all families globally of all backgrounds and belief systems to utilize our resources in a way that suits their lives.

      This unit study is delivered as a digital, printable file and is sure to add enchantment and charm to your holiday season!