Holidays are incredibly significant in religion, and highlight stories, seasons, or other significant aspects of a religion. Many Christian holidays celebrate important moments in their people's history. In this activity, students will create a spider map highlighting the major holidays celebrated by the Christians. They should describe the significance of each holiday and create an illustration to help summarize what it is and how it is practiced.
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Objective: Create a spider map focusing on 3-5 different major holidays in Christianity.
Requirements: Minimum of 3 cells showcasing different major holidays celebrated by Christian people. Appropriate scenes to illustrate each cell. 1-3 sentence description for each cell demonstrating your understanding.
Grade Level 6-8
Difficulty Level 2 (Reinforcing / Developing)
Type of Assignment IndividualCommon Core Standards
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