These Christmas Addition Puzzles are a great way to holiday themed learning and activities easily in the house! All you have to do is print and let the kids do the rest.
The Christmas tree is up, the smell of hot chocolate fills the air and you’re expecting family visits soon so the kids are excited and jumping off of the walls.
Do you really want to sit down with your math textbook to teach the kids? Nope, we spend our December doing fun Christmas learning activities, so they’re still learning but it looks a lot different than the other months of the year.
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If your child is learning to add up to 10, these Christmas addition puzzles are a perfect way to keep them learning and still maintain the fun. No writing is needed but they need to match up the correct answers.
There are two puzzles for each number because I wanted to teach my daughter that there are numerous ways to add up to the same number.
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Christmas Addition Puzzles
Since the foundation blocks of math start with addition and subtraction, what better way to combine that learning fun with Christmas festive activities as well?
Each of these puzzles shows bright Christmas pictures that are certain to bring out the holiday spirit and excitement along with learning fun.
And the best part? These puzzles can be mixed and matched to create even more holiday fun.
When you give your children the chance to be creative with their learning, you’ll be amazed at what they can accomplish and do.
Christmas Addition Puzzles Supplies
All you need to get started on these fun holiday puzzles are listed below.
- Printer (I have this one)
- Paper or cardstock
- Laminator (optional)
Print out the puzzles onto paper or cardstock, I use my trusty laminator to laminate them so we can use them again.
Recommended Christmas Toys
If your mind is on Christmas, there is a good chance that you’re needed some great Christmas ideas as well. Below you’ll find some of our favorite Christmas toys that you can get for the kids to play with and enjoy.
Christmas Flashlight Projector Lights for KidsLearning Resources Santa’s Cookies SetKids Musical Train SetLight-Up Terrarium Kit for KidsMax Fun DIY Felt Snowman Games SetMax Fun DIY Felt Christmas Tree Set
To extend this activity, read some of these wonderful Christmas books below. We love snuggling on the couch to read during those cold winter months. Create your own advent calendar to count down the days before Christmas. Make your own Christmas ornaments and decorations. I love this time of the year for crafting and letting your kids use their imagination.
Recommended Christmas Books for Kids
Bring the joy of the holiday season into your homeschool with any of these fun Christmas books. These are just a few of our favorite Christmas books that you should consider reading with your kids. Snuggle up with some holiday snacks, and a warm blanket, and get ready to have a blast turning page after page. These are just a few of the awesome holiday books to enjoy.
Little Red Sleigh: A Heartwarming Christmas Book For ChildrenBiscuit’s Christmas EveSanta’s Lost Reindeer: A Christmas Book That Will Keep You LaughingBear Stays Up for Christmas (The Bear Books)The Christmas Owl: Based on the True Story of a Little Owl Named RockefellerThe Littlest Reindeer (Littlest Series)
Recommended Math Toys for Kids
While Christmas is on its way, the learning never stops. These math toys will be useful throughout the year without boring your kids.
These counting pegs go up to 10 and are very suitable for your kids who love to fiddle around while learning. You can use it for any season and pull it out whenever your kids want to have fun and learn math.
Who doesn’t love a game of dice? These wooden math dice will remind your kids of family games like Yahtzee. Math games are perfect for this time of the year.
Download the Christmas addition puzzles below
If you are into STEM activities, you can try these Christmas STEM activities that will surely keep your little one learning while having fun!
More Christmas Printables
If you want your kids to have a counting practice during the holidays, check this list of my favorite Christmas counting activities.
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