Encourage your little one to learn about other traditions. Read these great books about Christmas around the world for preschoolers!
Take young readers on an adventure across the globe this holiday season. The best way to journey far and wide for little ones is by reading some really good books! So, why not celebrate the Christmas holiday by sharing stories about Christmastime from around the world?
Sharing worldly holiday reads with children can teach them about a variety of Christmas traditions that may be different from their own. Toddlers will have the chance to discover new customs for observing the Christmas holiday, which will help them to learn and grow. These books are perfect to share during the holiday season, as a fun storytime read, or for a lesson about cultural diversity.
Check out these ten must-have books about Christmastime from around the world.
Christmas Around the World Books for Toddlers
Discover Christmastime in places such as Ethiopia, the Philippines, and more. Children will take delight in the bright colors and simple text of this introductory book.
Travel along with a tree as it makes its way to Trafalgar Square in London for Christmas. This inspiring tale of friendship and peace is written in a way that preschoolers can relate to.
Enjoy an Italian Christmas folk tale with this holiday read for young students. The fascinating storyline will captivate and interest little learners.
Head to South Africa with a young girl named Armani. Little learners will get to see what Christmas is like in a small village.
Celebrate the twelve days of Christmas the Latino way. Preschoolers will learn numbers and the beautiful illustrations make this bilingual book (Spanish and English) perfect for a circle time read.
Take a tasty trip around the world. Little ones will love learning about new treats for Santa, and the recipes in the back are a nice bonus for adults.
Go on a magical journey with Santa Claus! From Tanzania to Antarctica, toddlers will love knowing that Santa goes all over the globe.
Travel to Sweden while reading this unique Christmas tale. This bilingual book (Swedish and English) is a great educational holiday read for little ones.
Decorate a tree with paper cranes for Christmas in Japan. Children will adore this sweet story of love during the holidays.
Experience Christmas in Kerala, India with this one-of-a-kind read. Filled with holiday fun, this book is perfect for preschool.
Preschool Books About Christmas Around the World
Encourage children to expand their knowledge by reading preschool books about Christmas around the world. These stories are great for showing little ones what goes on in other countries at Christmastime.