2015 Advent Calendar: Day 21

Key Stage 1 Puzzle Of The Day

A mother has 2 pairs of stockings in a drawer. There is a green pair and a red pair.

Day 21 socks

How many different ways can they be made into pairs? (Pairs can be matching or different.)

What if she has a blue pair as well?

Key Stage 2 Puzzle Of The Day

Father Christmas has 9 reindeer in all: Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner, Blitzen and Rudolph.

If one is at the front, the others are in pairs.

How many ways can they be arranged in front of the sleigh?

 

Christmas Fact Of The Day

For over 40 years, the town of Gavle in Sweden has built a giant goat made of straw to mark the beginning of the holiday season.

Day 21 Goat

Christmas Song Of The Day

Christmas Joke Of The Day

What did the card say to the stamp?

Stick with me and we’ll go places.

The Christmas Story: Day 21

 Joseph lost no time. He woke Mary, and they quickly packed a few clothes, the things they needed for the baby, and Joseph’s tools. It was still dark when they set off down the dusty road south through the desert to Egypt, where another Joseph had saved the lives of his family long, long before.

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Happy Summer Holidays! Thank you for all your support this year. See you back on Tuesday 5th September!