Christmas Ornaments: History & Meanings


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What were early Christmas trees called and what were they decorated with?

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1. What soldiers brought their Christmas traditions with them when they fought in the American Revolutionary War?

2. Christmas ornaments became popular during the reign of what English Queen?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

What's the name of the person who imported German ornaments to the United States? This quiz and worksheet will verify your ability to answer this question and other questions related to the significance of Christmas ornaments.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Here's what the quiz will cover:

  • Name for early Christmas trees and decorations
  • Soldiers who brought their Christmas traditions with them during the American Revolutionary War
  • When Christmas ornaments became popular
  • Who imported and sold German ornaments in his stores
  • Year Hallmark started selling keepsake ornaments

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the significance of Christmas ornaments
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about the popularity of Christmas ornaments and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding Hallmark's keepsake ornaments

Additional Learning

Explore this topic further by reviewing the related lesson titled Christmas Ornaments: History & Meanings. Here's a snapshot of what the lesson covers:

  • What the original trees represented
  • Reason why a German religious reformer put candles on a Christmas tree
  • How the first glass ornaments were created
  • Why Americans frowned on Christmas trees at first
  • Materials other than glass that early ornaments were made from
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