Christmas Around the World: Episode 9: Fabric Balls

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This podcast is part of the series: Christmas Around the World Podcast Series

Multimedia Details Title: Christmas Around the World: Episode 9: Fabric Balls
Creator: Elizabeth Carr
Submitted By: Elizabeth Carr, East Elementary, Vestavia Hills City

Vestavia Hills Elementary School

Vestavia Hills Elementary East


In this podcast, the children share a tradition from Russia.  We cover a styrofoam ball with fabric scraps as the peasant farmers did so many years ago.  Learn why peasants in Russia wanted to do this.  And you can see how we celebrated by making this traditional ornament for own own trees! 

Length: 0:53
Content Areas: English/Language Arts, Social Studies, Technology Education
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