St. Lucia's Day: Lesson for Kids


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St. Lucia was a _____, which means she died for practicing her religion.

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1. Each town selects a girl to be the representative St. Lucia. What does this girl wear on her head?

2. The children of Sweden travel through the town at night in a _____, carrying candles to light the darkness.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo will allow you to see what you know about St. Lucia's Day. You will describe different ways this holiday is celebrated around the world.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this set of questions, you'll assess your knowledge of:

  • Who St. Lucia was
  • The appearance of the girl selected to be St. Lucia
  • Celebrations among the children of Sweden

Skills Practiced

  • Reading awareness - make sure you know the most important information from the lesson, such as a common baked good served on St. Lucia's day
  • Remembering details - remember what you've learned about common activities on December 13
  • Learning practice - use what you know to answer questions about who St. Lucia was and how she is honored on her day

Additional Learning

If you would like to find out more about this Christian celebration, read the lesson titled St. Lucia's Day: Lesson for Kids. This lesson will explain things like:

  • Other names for St. Lucia
  • Songs sung on St. Lucia's day
  • Different ways Swedish towns celebrate this day