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The 12 Days of Christmas

 
 
1. Go to this web site to see what a school in Bristol, England did to illustrate the poem :
http://www.12days.net/index.htm

2. Use this web site to figure out the cost of the gifts in the poem/song:  http://dimacs.rutgers.edu/~judyann/LP/lessons/pricelist.html

3. Go to this web site to sing along with the music!
http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/7134/Christmas/chrmusic.htm
Teachers: 
Level I -> Make copies of this chart for small groups to complete(see link below)--

Day    New Present  Days Given Number of Gift Needed  Price of One Gift Needed  Cost of This Gift
Total to Date of Gifts
1
           
2
           
3
           
4
           
5
           
6
           
7
           
8
           
9
           
10
           
11
           
12
           
Totals

Level II-> Have small groups or individuals compare "live"costs with sales on the Internet. Graph the results

Level III-> Have small groups or individuals choose a gift item to compare pricing over time(several years). Graph the results
 
 
 

 

Get the .pdf  of the chart     Click Here