Last week we did lots of work about reindeers! We learnt all of the reindeers names (well, not all of them ... just 9: Comet, Cupid, Donner, Blitzen, Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Rudolph). This week we have been learning about elves. Santa has lots of little elves who help him throughout the year to get ready for Christmas and bring joy to people all over the world.
We found out from the Kriss Kringle website, that elves have all sorts of important jobs and a very interesting history. You can read about it here.
We wrote our own applications to become one of Santa's elves. He has present wrappers, treat makers, toy makers and reindeer caretakers. Today we have started stories about 'A Day in the Life of an Elf'. It is fun pretending to be elves.
We have been counting down to Christmas. Today there are 15 sleeps to go...