Holiday Technology Activities

'Tis the Season

Need Ideas?

Below, I've chosen some educational Holiday Themed Technology activities, arranged by subject area, you may want to consider using this month. Please let me know if you would like me to add any to the list.


Christmas Lights

Before you can put up the Christmas lights, you must correctly answer as many math problems as you can in 1 minute. You can practice +, -, X or / facts. The more math problems you solve, the more lights you will be given to decorate your house!

100 Snowballs

100 Snowballs is an interactive activity that gives children the opportunity to have fun by clicking and dragging snowballs around a winter scene. Children can create anything they imagine as long as it only uses 100 snowballs!

Holiday Addition & Subtraction Word Problem Task Cards

These 16 QR Task Cards for 2nd & 3rd grade cover standards such as 2.NBT.B5 & 2.OA.A.1

ELA/Social Studies

Winter Holidays

Whether you celebrate with a tree, a menorah, a kinara, or none of the above, you’ll learn something fun about winter holidays like Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa in this BrainPOP movie!

The Meaning of Beep: Winter Holidays

This BrainPop game corresponds with the Movie ;-)

3rd - 10th Grade Holiday Texts - Common Lit

CommonLit is a free collection of fiction and nonfiction for 3rd-12th grade classrooms. Search and filter our collection by lexile, grade, theme, genre, literary device, or common core standard.


Just For Fun

Wrap Battle

Use Google Santa Tracker to follow Santa Claus on Google Maps as he makes his journey around the world.

Make a Christmas Tree

A fun way to celebrate the holiday. Click and drag the ornaments, decorations and gifts to decorate a Christmas tree. You can add a custom message and your name before you SAVE or PRINT.

Build a Gingerbread House

Make a Gingerbread House is a holiday computer activity for early elementary age children. Kids learn and practice valuable mouse manipulation techniques while clicking and dragging.

Make a Snowman

Fun for all ages! Children click and drag different shapes to make a snowman. Kindergarten to second grade students learn and practice valuable mouse manipulation techniques. Have Fun!

Stephanie Smith, M. Ed., Instructional Technology Coach