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  • 1. Christmas around the worldBy Derron Clarke

2. Here in St Monica's we learn ITA I languages. about some of theseLIANSH is celebrated all around LI Christmas FRE PO NCH the world SPANI SH Here is a PowerPoint on how these ESE countries celebrate there Christmas HIN C 3. Every country celebrates Christmas in there own way 4. o Pnd laChris tm Nove as in Po mber la the 1 thnd starts 2 on th or nuary the 6 It lasts till Ja 2nd February theIn Pola nd which m Christmas is of eans "L ittle Sta ten called Gw r". iazdkaPolish people celebrate Christmas when the first star appears in the sky on Christmas Eve which is called "Festival of the Star".it wa to ve eat a o h ily ars t m am e f appe s! Yu th ay t star start d at firs ting th All il the feas t un n the the 5. Church The polish feast At midnight theyit is! summoned to the dinner by What a feast are Their Christmas church is the bells. Most of the Polish noodles withgo to soup, fish, honey and people like to poppy Pasterka or "The Shepherd's Mass". The church is seeds, dumplings with sauerkraut and brightly lighted and decorated with Christmas trees mushrooms. For dessert and an elaborate creche. they have cakes,fruit and nuts. 6. Chin a A Chinese ChristmasChristians in China celebrate by lighting their houses with beautiful paper lanterns and decorating their Christmas trees, which they call "Trees of Light," with paper chains, paper flowers, and paper lanterns. Chinese Children hang muslin stockings and await a visit from Santa Claus, whom they call Dun Che Lao Ren (dwyn-chuh-lau-oh-run) which means "Christmas Old Man.". 7. In Hong Kong, the figure who visits children is known as Lan Khoong or Dun Che Lao Ren. Which is father christmasThere are church services given in Chinese as well as English. Children send Christmas cards depicting the Holy Family in a Chinese setting. Public areas are decorated with Nativities, poinsettias, streamers, and paper chains. 8. A boy goes up to a Christmas tree made of 4,500 cans of preserved food, on show at the Hong Kong International Christmas Fair, on Saturday, Nov. 26 2005. The tree was built over four days by 10 people and organizers said it's the first of its kind in Asia. 9. Christmas is a special time 10. English Christmas 11. A traditional Christmas dinner includes roast turkey, brussels sprouts, roast A Traditional English Christmas Dinner potatoes, cranberry sauce, rich nutty The Christmas Dinner wrapped stuffing, tiny sausages is the mainin bacon Christmas meal and it is usuallypudding eaten at and lashings of hot gravy. For mid-day or early afternoon. (dessert) there's always a rich, fruity pudding which you douse in flaming brandy said to ward off evil spirits.