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Winter Holidays

Explore how different cultures celebrate the holidays.

Ohio Village and costumed interpreters provide the setting for this hands-on program in which students take part in representative activities of several ethnic winter holidays and traditions. Students will explore how different cultures celebrate the holidays. Students will have the opportunity to make and take home a crafted item. Following the program students will use Venn diagrams to make comparisons and draw conclusions.

*This program is outside, so please have the students dress appropriately for the weather. *

Location: Ohio Village next to the Ohio History Center

Availability (December): Check back soon for the December 2015 dates!

Time Allowance: 1­½ hours within 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Cost: $8.00 per student; $4.00 per chaperone; Teachers are free (Includes admission to the Ohio History Center)

Social Studies Standards Addressed (by Benchmark and Grade ­Level Indicator)

  • Grade 3: People in Societies – A1
  • Grade 4: People in Societies – A1
  • Grade 5: History – B4; People in Societies – A1
  • Grade 6: People in Societies – A1

Revised: (by Content Statements)

  • Grade 3: 8
  • Grade 4: 3, 13
  • Grade 5: 10

To schedule a program please call 614.297.2663 or 800.686.1541, or send an email to reservations@ohiohistory.org.