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Today we are going to be reading the Christmas story. We are going to be reading it from two different perspectives and comparing their similarities and differences.

Step 1

Think carefully and jot down anything that you already know about the Christmas story.

Step 2

Click on the link below and watch the video about the history of Christmas to help you understand why it is celebrated today.

Step 3

Read the Christmas story below. The story you are reading is on the left side of the slide in the blue box. The right side of the slide are extracts from the bible. You may choose to read these also.

Step 4

Look at the slide below. This slide provides us with information about how many gospels there are in the New Testament. That's right, there are 4! Today we are going to be looking at the Christmas story from the perspective of Luke and Matthew.

Step 5

First, read Luke's version of the Christmas story. This will be sent to you on SEESAW!

 

Then, read Matthew's version of the Christmas story. This will be sent to you on SEESAW!

Task

First write the date and LC in your book.

 

Then, draw this table in your book like below with the sub-heading.

 

Next, identify the differences and similarities in each story and write them in the correct column.

 

If you are at home, complete the task in your blended learning book. When finished, send a picture of your work to your teacher on SEESAW!

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