Provided here is a word search puzzle that includes some key symbols of the Christmas season. Students will have fun searching for these key words. There is also a crossword puzzle provided that gives sixteen clever clues that gets kids thinking about American traditions and symbols of the Christmas season. These fun classroom resources will provide great filler for time when one-on-one remediation or other small group work needs to be completed. Students can work independently to complete the word search, the crossword puzzle, or both. Best of all, they will be smiling because of the pleasant reminder that Christmas is near!