Creating an Inclusive Holiday Season

Spend the holiday season learning about all celebrations during this time of the year! These resources can help you and your family have an inclusive holiday.

Celebrating Inclusively

Diverse Books

  • Books Celebrating Christmas Around the World by Christie Burnett
    Over two billion people around the world celebrate Christmas, and Burnett recommends quite a few books that illustrate these different celebrations.

  • 11 Diverse Holiday Books for Kids That Go Beyond Christmas by Hannah Premaratne
    If you’re raising a well-rounded kid who is compassionate toward others and curious about the world around them, you’ve come to the right place. These books illustrate the rich traditions behind this season’s biggest holidays.

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Crafting Around the World

  • Kwanzaa Crafts from HowStuffWorks
    Making Kwanzaa crafts with kids is a great way to pass time while you wait for the holiday celebrations to begin.

  • 19 Hanukkah Crafts for Kids by Megan Graney
    Deepen your Hanukkah celebration this year by preparing for the Festival of Lights with a couple of holiday-themed crafting sessions.

  • Make Your Own Kinara from Activity Village
    You and your family can create a Kinara, a candelabra for seven candles representing the seven days of the Kwanzaa holiday and the seven principles of Kwanzaa.

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