2015 Advent Calendar: Day 15

Key Stage 1 Puzzle Of The Day

Oliver and Megan put 10 ornaments on the tree altogether.

Oliver put twice as many ornaments on the tree as Megan.

How many ornaments did Megan put on the tree?

Key Stage 2 Puzzle Of The Day

A man was asked to estimate how many days it was since Jesus Christ was born.

He answered, “About one million.”

Is his answer …

  • a)About right (within 10%)
  • b) Too big
  • c) Too small

Christmas Fact Of The Day

Christmas Records: Number 5. The world’s longest Christmas cracker measured 63.1 m (207 ft) long and 4 m (13 ft) in diameter and was made by the parents of children at Ley Hill School and Pre-School, Chesham, Buckinghamshire, UK on 20 December 2001.

The cracker contained balloons, toys, a hat (2.5 m (8ft) in diameter) and a joke. The cracker was pulled by children of the school and members of Saracens Rugby Club and went bang.

Christmas Song Of The Day

Christmas Joke Of The Day

What do you get if you eat Christmas decorations?

Tinsilitis!

The Christmas Story: Day 15

Anna, too, saw the baby and gave thanks to God. She was an old lady of eighty-four who spent all her time in the Temple, saying prayers to God and thanking Him. Anna told everyone in the city that the King they were waiting for had come.

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