teaching resource

Religious Holidays and Observances – Posters

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 4 pages | Grades: 4 - 6

A set of posters explaining the significance and traditions of various religious holidays.

Use these posters in your classroom when studying different religious holidays and observances, including:

  • Diwali
  • Easter
  • Rosh Hashana
  • the annual Hajj
  • Vaisakhi
  • Christmas
  • Yom Kippur
  • Ramadan.

Ways to use this resource:

  1. Divide the students into groups, and give each group an individual poster. Students can research the holiday and present it to the class.
  2. Create a Venn diagram on the floor with hoops, and have a whole-group compare and contrast lesson.
  3. Have each student select a holiday and create a digital presentation about it. Then, have a celebration week where students learn about each holiday and present their holiday to a buddy class.


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